July 25, 2017

Saleema Karim, Ph.D, MBA, MHA

Assistant Professor, Department of Health Policy and Management Saleema Karim, P h D, M B A, M H A
Assistant Professor Department of Health Policy and Management
 

Education

2014 – Ph.D. Health Policy and Management, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
2005 – MBA, Dalhousie University, Halifax, Nova Scotia
2005 – MHA, Dalhousie University, Halifax, Nova Scotia
2002 – BSc Kine, Dalhousie University, Halifax, Nova Scotita
1994 – BSc Bioc, University of British Columbia, Vancouver British Columbia

Research Interests

Hospital Financial Management, Sustainability of Rural Hospitals, Health Economics, Signaling and Information Asymmetry

Courses Taught

ENVH 5102 Environmental and Occupational Health
OEHM 5104 Special Topics in Occupational and Environmental Health
ENVH 5302 Principles of Toxicology in Public Health
ENVH 5222 Environmental Exposure Assessment

Recent Publications

Gardner, J. R., Wolfe, J. D., Beck, W. C., Sexton, K. W., Bhavaraju, A., Davis, B., Kimbrough, M. K., Jensen, H. K., Robertson, R. D., Karim, S. A., Taylor, J. R. (2019) Morning report decreases length of stay in emergency general surgery patients. Journal of Hospital Administration, 8 (6)

Eastin, C., Karim, S., Hawthorn, C., Webb, H., Waheed, A., Buford, A., Hutchinson, M., Mason, C., & Sexton, K. (2019). Mandated 30-Minute Scene Time Interval Correlates With Improved Return of Spontaneous CirculationAt Emergency Department Arrival: A Before and After Study. TheJournal of Emergency Medicine

Asbridge, M., Tallon, J., Karim, S. A., Kureshi, N., Erdogan, M., & Green, R. (2018). A retrospective analysis of alcohol testing in trauma team activation patients at a Canadian tertiary trauma centre. BMJ Open, 8(11), e024190.

Greer, J., Reif, R.*, Karim, S., Beck, W. C., Bhavaraju, A., Davis, B., Taylor, J. R., & Sexton, K. (2018). Is it safe to fly penetrating trauma in a rural state? Journal of Surgical Research, 235, 16-21

Duke, J., Porter, A., Karim, S., Sexton, K., & Smeds, M. (2018). Effects of the Affordable Care Act on Vascular Patient Amputation Rates in Arkansas. Annals of Vascular Surgery, 54, 48-53.

Wolfe, J. D., Gardner, J. R., Beck, W. C., Taylor, JR., Bhavaraju, A., Davis, B., Kimbrough, M. K., Robertson, R. D., Karim, S. A., & Sexton, K. W. (2018). Morning report decreases length of stay in trauma patients. Trauma Surgery & Acute Care Open, 3(1), e000185.

Gardner, J., Austin, P., Karim, S., Bhavaraju, A., Davis, B., Kimbrough, M. K., Beck, W., Taylor, J., & Sexton, K. W. (2018). Defining severe traumatic brain injury readmission rates and reasons in a rural state. Trauma Surgery & Acute Care Open, 3(1), e000186.

Karim S. A.,Pink G. H., Reiter K. L., Holmes G. M., Jones, C. B., & Woodard, E. K. (2018). The effect of the Magnet Recognition signal on hospital financial performance. Journal of Healthcare Management, 63(6), e131 – e146.

Ellis, S. D., Karim, S. A., Vukas, R. R., Marx, D.* & Uddin, J.* (2018). Four needles in a haystack: A systematic review assessing quality of health care in specialty practice by practice type. INQUIRY, 55: 1 – 13.

Cody, J. C., Al-Muhawas, F., Allsopp, T., Cox, M. D., Karim, S., & Dornhoffer, J. L. (2018). An evaluation of intraoperative testing during cochlear implantation from a time and cost perspective: A single-center experience in the United States. Otology & Neurotology. 39 (7): 842 – 846.