• Publications and Presentations


    Selected Center Publications and Presentations

    Didlake R, Fordham JA.  Do No Harm: Neurodiversity, Health Care Advocacy and the Language and Culture of Informed Consent. In: Herrera DC and Perry A. Ethics and Neurodiversity: Studies in Theoretical & Applied Ethics. (100-110).  Newcastle upon Tyne: Cambridge Scholars Publishing: 2013.

    Didlake R. Terms of Art: Plath, the Medical Lexicon, and the Human Body in Health and Disease.  In: Buckley W, Editor. Critical Insights Sylvia Plath.  Sale, Press Inc. 2013. pp 258-272.

    Didlake, RH, Smith, PO.  Editorial:  Focusing on Professionalism.  Jour MSMA 2012 Feb: 2: 54.

    Compretta C. Growing Gaps: Children's Experiences of Inequality in a Faith-based Afterschool Program in the US South.  [dissertation]. Lexington: University of Kentucky;2012.  240 pages.

    Didlake R.  Medical Imagery in the Poetry of Sylvia Plath.  Plath profiles; vol. 2.  Indiana University Northwest, August 2009.  Available from: http://www.iun.edu/~plath/.

    Didlake R. Surgical Training in Mississippi- Impact on the state’s surgical workforce during the Twentieth Century. Journal MSMA, 2006;47(5):131-136.

    Wright M, Didlake R.  Dual Loyalty:  What is this phenomenon and what are the core journals in which research is published?  Presented at the 4th Quantitative and Qualitative Methods in Libraries International Conference, Limmerick Ireland, May 22-25, 2012.

    Didlake R, Lawhead W. A Student Fellowship in Bioethics: a novel approach to bridging medicine and the humanities.  (Presented at the 12th International Conference on Ethics Across the Curriculum, Schenectady, NY.  October 9, 2010). 

    Compretta, CE.  “I Know the Holy Ghost:” Children’s Spiritual Experiences Amidst Staff Misconceptions in a Faith-Based Afterschool Program in the US South.  Paper presented at the Annual Meeting of the American Anthropological Association, Chicago, November, 2013.

    Didlake R, Compretta C.  Viewing attitudes and behaviors in medicine through the lens of diversity. Presented to the Robert !. Marston Symposium on Race and Medicine. June20, 2014.

    Fordham JA. Disparity, Health, and Calculating to Thrive. Poster presentation at the inaugural International Cultural Neuroscience Conference, Northwestern University, Evanston IL, May, 2013.

    Fordham JA. Representing.  Memorial recollections at the Celebrating the Life and Science of Jack Belliveau Symposium.  Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston MA, June 2014.

    Didlake R.  Reporting Medical Errors.  Presented at MS Nurses Association Annual Convention, Biloxi, MS, October 19-22, 2011.

    Didlake R, Gaughf N. TIME Teaching In Medical Education) Series:  Residents As Teachers, UMMC, November 23, 2011.

    Didlake R. Innovative Health Professional Education:  The challenges of Integration. Presented at MS Academy of Sciences Annual Meeting, Lake Terrace Convention Center, Hattiesburg, MS, February 23-24, 2012.

    Nemati N, Didlake R. Attitude toward disclosure of clinical errors and unprofessional caregiver behavior among student and practicing nurses. (Presented at MS Academy of Sciences Annual meeting, Lake Terrace Convention Center, Hattiesburg, MS, February 23-24, 2012).

    Didlake R. Bioethics of Food. Presented to NE MS Community College, Booneville, MS, March 5, 2012.

    Didlake R. Bioethics of the 21st Century. Presented at the UMMC Leadership Development Conference for SHRP, University of MS Medical Center, Jackson, MS, March 30, 2012.

    Didlake R, Redmont S.  Professionalism across the curriculum of an academic medical center. Presented at the 12th International Conference on Ethics Across the Curriculum, Schenectady, NY.  October 9, 2010. 

    Pfeifle AL, Ballard J, Black EW, Blue AV, Davidson RA, Didlake RH, Miller B, Norman L, Rockhold R.  Presented at the Southeast Consortium for Interprofessional Education:  Using Blended Interprofessional e-Learning to Teach Collaborative Practice, Principles of Patient Safety and Quality, and Improving Transitions of Care, Vancouver, BC, June 12-14, 2013.

    Ellender, CE. 2011.  Interrogating Benevolence: The Provision of Faith-based Social Services in the Deep South Poster presented at the Multiple Childhoods/Multidisciplinary Perspectives Conference, Rutgers University - Camden, New Jersey, March 2011.

    Compretta C.. Through Their Eyes: Child and Adolescent Agency in the Urban Environment In: VOICES: A Publication of the Association for Feminist Anthropology, 8(1):12-16. 2008