Recent CARE Projects
Addressing Social Determinants of Health
Dr. Francis Coyne and Dr. Andy Peckham are developing a clinic system change to enhance referrals to community based services for patients.
Battling Childhood Obesity
Dr. Arielle Kamps wants to improve the nutritional value of free meals provided to children.
Dr. Alexi Bulloch plans to rekindle this bicycling program that expands the horizons of inner-city children.
Dr. Ashley Dunfee wants to develop a tool to prepare physician volunteers to effectively help with disasters abroad.
Fitness for Children with Developmental Disabilities
Dr. Adriana Verwey wants to develop an inclusive physical fitness program.
Dr. Michael Kantor plans to develop nonverbal handouts for common health topics.
Dr. Jacquie Fable wants to prevent cervical cancer by increasing immunization against human papilloma virus.
Pre-K for Refugee Kids
Dr. Sarah Ventre plans to increase access to high quality early childhood education for children of refugees.
Rochester Crisis Nursery
Dr. Katrina Stewart wants to partner with this agency to enhance its positive impact.
Safe Sleep for Infants
Dr. Nathaniel Townsand plans to partner with local child advocates to promote legislation banning unsafe crib bumpers.
Dr. Lizzy Haworth-Hoeppner plans to partner with local education experts to raise awareness about the many benefits of diversity in schools.
Shoes for People with Diabetes
Dr. Shalini Vaid is partnering with diabetes care organizations in India to provide shoes as a way to prevent leg amputations.
Dr. Kelsey Miller’s goal is to decrease sexually transmitted infections in Rochester adolescents.
Teaching Refugees English
Dr. Olga Varechtchouk plans to provide refugees with language-learning software.