Recent Faculty Publications


Virginia Aita, PhD
Aita, V. A. and Lydiatt, W.M. (2008). An Introduction to the Portraits of Care. In Here I Am and Nowhere Else: Portraits of Care. Catalogue to the Exhibition Here I Am and Nowhere Else: Portraits of Care. Bemis Center for Contemporary Arts. Omaha, Nebraska: Barnhart Press.

Crabtree, B.F., Miller, W.L., Tallia, A.F., Cohen, D.J., DiCicco-Bloom, B., McIlvain, H.E, Aita, V.A., Scott, J.G., Gregory, P.B., Stange, K.C., McDaniel, R.R. (2005). Delivery of Clinical Preventive Services in Family Medicine Offices. Annals of Family Medicine, 3(5), 430-435.

Aita, V.A., McIlvain, H., Backer, E., McVea, K., Crabtree, B. (2005). Patient-centered care and communication in primary practice: what is involved? Patient Education and Counseling, 58, 296-304.

Rebecca Anderson, JD, MS
Anderson R.  Religious Traditions and Prenatal Genetic Counseling. (2009). American Journal of Medical Genetics Part C Seminar Medical Genetics, (151C), 52-61.

Anderson R, Buehler B, & Schaefer G.B. (2005). Sotos Syndrome: A Handbook for Families, 3rd Ed. Munroe Meyer Institute for Rehabilitative and Genetic Medicine: UNMC. [French edition 2005; Spanish edition 2007]

Anderson R. (2006). Haidle, JL. Legal Considerations in Clinical Cancer Genetics. Community Oncology, 3(2), 100-104.

Andrew Jameton, PhD
Pierce J, Jameton A. (2005). Response to Paul Carrick. Perspectives in Biology and Medicine, 48(3), 458-463. Summer.

Jameton, A. (2005). Environmental Health Ethics. Environmental Health: From Global to Local, Ed. Howard Frumkin.  San Francisco: Jossey-Bass, pp. 143-169.

Jameton A. (2004). Some Ethical Issues Regarding the use of Potentially Toxic Materials in Health Care: a Response to DEHP Exposure. Pediatric Nursing, 30(5), 406-433

Ruth Margalit, MD
Margalit, R. S. Clinician-Patient Communication Senior (M4) elective summary. Medical Encounter Spring Summer 2009 edition.

Margalit, R. S., Thomspon, S., Visovsky, C., Geske, J., Collier, D., Birk, T., Paulman, P. (Summer 2009). From Professional Silos to Interprofessional Education: Campus-wide Focus on Quality of Care. Forthcoming - special edition of the Journal of Quality Management in Health Care.

Ben-Arye E, Lear A, Hermoni D, Margalit R. S. (May, 2007). Promoting Lifestyle Self-Awareness among the Medical Team by the Use of an Integrated Teaching Approach: A Primary Care Experience. Journal of Alternative and Complementary Medicine, 13(4), 461-470

Margalit, R. S., Roter, D. Dunevant, M. A., Larson, S., & Reis, S. (April, 2006). Electronic Medical Record Use and Physician-patient Communication: An Observational Study of Israeli Primary Care Encounters. Patient Education and Counseling, 61(1), 134-41.

Alberg, A. J. & Margalit, R. S. (December, 2004). Alyce Burke, Kimberly A. Rasch, Nell Stewart, Jo Ann Kline, Paula A. Ernst, Amy Avey, Sandra C. Hoffman The Influence of Offering Free Transdermal Nicotine Patches on Quit Rates in a Local Health Department's Smoking Cessation Program. Addictive Behaviors, 29(9), 1763-78.

Ben-Arye E, Frenkel M, Margalit R. S. (January-March, 2004). Approaching Complementary and Alternative Medicine Use in Patients with Cancer: Questions and Challenges. Journal of Ambulatory Care Management, 27(1), 53-62.

Toby Schonfeld, PhD
Schonfeld, Toby and Joseph Brown (November 2009). Evaluating Empirical Assessments of Social Risk. American Journal of Bioethics. 9.11: 55-56.

Micah, H. D. & Schonfeld, T. L. (August 2009). Pardon My Asking: What's New? The American Journal of Bioethics, 9(8), 11-13.

Anderson, J. R. & Schonfeld, T. L. (May-June 2009). Data Sharing Dilemmas: Allowing Pharmaceutical Company Access to Research Data. IRB: Ethics and Human Research, 31(3), 17-19.

Schonfeld, T. L., Amoura, N. J., & Kratochvil, C. (Spring 2009).  iPLEDGE Allegiance to the Pill: Evaluation of Year 1 of a Birth Defect Prevention and Monitoring System. The Journal of Law, Medicine, and Ethics, 37(1), 104-117.

Schonfeld, T. L., Amoura, N. J., Stoner, J. A., & Gordon, B. G. (April 2009). Women and Contraception in Research: A Pilot Study. The Journal of Women's Health, 18(4), 507-512.

Schonfeld, T. L. & Galich, K. (March-April 2009). Waiting It Out. The Hastings Center Report, 39(2), 16-17.

Eckenwiler, L., Ells, C., Feinholz, D., & Schonfeld, T. L. (October 2008). Hopes for Helsinki: Reconsidering Vulnerability. The Journal of Medical Ethics, 34(10), 765-766.

Hester, D. M., Brown, J. S., & Schonfeld, T. L. (April 2008).  Pragmatism, Principles, and Protection.  The American Journal of Bioethics, 8(4), 32-34.

Eckenwiler, L., Feinholz, D., Ells, C., & Schonfeld, T. L.  (Spring 2008). Commentary on the Declaration of Helsinki. International Journal on Feminist Approaches to Bioethics, 1(1), 161-177.

Schonfeld, T. L. (Spring/Summer 2008). Messages from the Margins: Jewish Bioethics and Lessons from Feminism. Journal of the Society of Christian Ethics, 28(1), 209-224.

Schonfeld, T. L. & Stoddard, H. (Spring 2008). Comparison of Online and Traditional Ethics Education: A Pilot Study. Journal of Allied Health, 37(1), e22-33.

Madariaga, M., Schonfeld, T. L. & Swindells, S. (2008). Political Refugees Living with HIV Infection: Biological and Socio-Cultural Considerations. In M. Zimmerman (Ed.), Political Refugees: Social Conditions, Health, and Psychological Characteristics (pp. 33-62). Hauppauge, NY: Nova Science Publishers, Inc.

Schonfeld, T. L. (2008). Religious Values and Medical Decision-Making.  In D. M. Hester (Ed.), Ethics By Committee: A Textbook on Consultation, Organization, and Education (pp. 133-160). Boulder, CO: Rowman and Littlefield.

Schonfeld, T. L., & Spetman, M. K. (Summer 2007). Ethics Education for Allied Health Students: An Evaluation of Student Performance. Journal of Allied Health, 36(2), 77-80.

Schonfeld, T. L., Romberger, D., Hester, D. M., & Shannon, S. (January-February 2007). Resuscitating a Bad Patient. Hasting Center Report, 37(1), 14-17.

Brown, J. S., Schonfeld, T. L., & Gordon, B. (January-February, 2006). You May Have Already Won….: An Examination of the Use of Lottery Payments in Research. IRB: Ethics and Human Research, 12-16.

Gordon, B., Schonfeld, T. L., & Prentice, E. (2006). Requiring Birth Control to Participate in Research. In R. Amdur & E. Bankert (Eds.), Institutional Review Board, Management and Function, 2nd Edition (pp. 351-355). Sudbury, MA: Jones and Bartlett Publishers.

Gordon, B., Brown, J., Kratochvil, C., Schonfeld, T. L., & Prenctice, E. (2006). Paying
Research Subjects. In R. Amdur & E. Bankert (Eds.), Institutional Review Board, Management and Function, 2nd Edition (pp. 154-159). Sudbury, MA: Jones and Bartlett Publishers.

Schonfeld, T. L., Brown, J. S., & Gordon, B. G. (September 2005). Participant Protection and the Risk-Benefit Relationship. American Journal of Bioethics, 5(5), 22-24.

Schonfeld, T. L. (July 2005). Reflections on Teaching Health Care Ethics on the Web. Science and Engineering Ethics, 11(3), 481-494.

Schonfeld, T. L., & Gordon, B. G. (March-April 2005). Contraception in Research: Policy Suggestions. IRB: Ethics and Human Research, 27(2), 15-20.