Spotlight on Kento Sonoda, MD

Kento Sonoda, MD has been quite busy with a variety of research projects.  Between juggling residency and other responsibilities as it relates to his training, he has accomplished leadership roles and numerous scholarly activities.

Highlights

Leadership roles

PAFP Resident Assembly Chair (May 2020-)
Resident Representative to the American Family Physician Journal (January 1, 2021-)
UPMC HIV Primary Care Track Resident Leader (April 2020 -)

Publications

Sonoda K, Ely JW. Folliculitis. Essential Evidence Plus online chapter update. Published in June 2020.    
Sonoda K, Baxley F, Kohler L. Testosterone deficiency and replacement. Essential Evidence Plus online chapter update. Published in August 2020.

Posters

Sonoda K, Takedai T. Communication Sheet for Japanese Patients – helping communication between Japanese patients and health professionals. Poster on Research in Progress. The North American Primary Care Research Group (NAPCRG) 48th Annual meeting. Virtual Meeting. November 20-24, 2020.
Sonoda K, Nakaishi L, Salter C. Improving patient safety with a standardized communication protocol at transition of care – sign-out safety (SOS) project. STFM 2020 Virtual Annual Conference. August 24-28, 2020.

Oral Presentations

Meadows P. Sonoda K. Implicit Bias Part I and Part II. PAFP Virtual CME Conference. November 13, 2020.
Sonoda K, Takedai T. Five tips to create sustainable community outreach programs. Lecture session. 2020 Virtual Family Medicine Education Consortium Annual Meeting. October 1-3, 2020.
Sonoda K, Takedai T. Communication Sheet for Japanese Patients – helping communication between Japanese patients and health professionals. Research and QI session. 2020 Virtual Family Medicine Education Consortium Annual Meeting. October 1-3, 2020.
Sonoda K. HIV Clinical Update for Health Professionals. MidAtlantic AIDS Education and Training Center. Webinar. July 29, 2020.