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Laurie C. Caines, M.D.

Associate Professor, Medicine
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Academic Office Location:
UConn Health
263 Farmington Avenue
Farmington, CT 06030
Phone: 800-535-6232
M.D.University of Connecticut School of MedicineMedicine

Post-Graduate Training
InternshipBeth Israel Deaconess Medical CenterInternal Medicine
ResidencyBeth Israel Deaconess Medical CenterInternal Medicine
ResidencyBeth Israel Deaconess Medical CenterChief Medical Resident

Name of Award/HonorAwarding Organization
CT Women of Innovation AwardCT Technology Council
Dan A. Henry Award Clinician Educator Faculty Award
Connecticut Top Doctor 2023CT Magazine
Loeser Award, Honorable Mention
Charles Loeser Award
Gold Humanism Society AwardGold Humanism Society
Delivery of Clinical Care Course Teaching AwardClinical Foundation Course Leadership Committee
Anatomy Donor Memorial Service SpeakerFirst Year Medical and Dental Students
Medical Dental Student Government Faculty Appreciation AwardMedical Dental Student Government
Clinical Medicine Course Teaching AwardCMC Committee
School of Medicine and Dental Medicine Convocation Ceremony Faculty Speaker
Connecticut State Medical Society Award
American Medical Women’s Association Award

I am an internist at Internal Medicine Associates in Farmington, Connecticut.

Name & DescriptionCategoryRoleTypeScopeStart YearEnd Year
Committee on Undergraduate Medical EducationEducation CommitteeUConn HealthUniversity2023
Treasurer of Directors of Clinical SkillsOthertreasurerExternalNational20202022
Directors of Clinical Skills Program Planning CommitteeWorkshop/Conferenceappointed memberExternalNational2018
CT ACP Residents and Fellow CouncilWorkshop/Conferenceappointed memberExternalRegional20182019
LCME Curriculum Standards Sub-CommitteeEducation Committeeappointed memberUConn HealthLocal20172018
Clinical Education Reform CommitteeEducation Committeeappointed memberUConn HealthLocal20152016
Education Council CommitteeAdvisory CommitteeMemberUniversity2014
Clinical Collaboration CommitteeProfessional/Scientific OrganizationMemberExternalNational2012
Clinical Medicine Course Steering CommitteeProfessional/Scientific OrganizationMemberExternalNational2010
Migrant Farm Workers ClinicCommunity ServicePhysician PreceptorUConn HealthState2010
South Park Inn Shelter Medical ClinicCommunity ServicePhysician PreceptorExternalRegional2010
Society of General Internal MedicineProfessional/Scientific OrganizationPast MemberExternalNational

I have a grant through the National Board of Medical Examiners to create a medical student assessment tool for clinical reasoning use the OSCE format. 

Journal Articles

Case Reports

Title or AbstractTypeSponsor/EventDate/YearLocation
Clinical Validation and Utility of a Novel Elastic Scattering Spectroscopy (ESS) Device in Assisting Primary Care Physicians’ Detection of Skin Cancers.OtherSociety of Teachers of Family Medicine Conference2023Tampa, FL
What Intel lies Inside? Collaborating to assess the inner workings of clinical reasoning.OtherDirectors of Clinical Skills Conference2023Seattle, WA
Professional Development Series for Standardized Patients (SPs)OtherASPE Conference2023Portland, OR
The Power of touch in Standardized Patient Assessment of Physical Examination ManeuversPosterAssociation of Standardized Patient Educators Conference2022New Orleans, LA
Beyond Read More: Improving Your Clinical Reasoning Teaching and FeedbackOtherDirectors of Clinical Skills (DOCS) Conference2022Nashville, TN
An Analysis of Inter-Professional Dental Education on Clinical Skills PerformancePosterAmerican Dental Education Association2021Virtual Meeting
One Symptom-Three Cases: Using Standardized Patients and H & P Clusters to teach Clinical Reasoning to Interprofessional Students.LectureAssociation of Standardized Patient Educators2018Kansas City, MO
Approach to Team Based Learning (TBL).Other2018Mercy Medical Center
Late Diagnosis of Klinefelter’s Syndrome in a Patient with APLS and a History of Unprovoked PE.PosterACP CT Chapter Meeting2018Hartford, CT
Carbapenem-resistant enterobacteriaceae: a rare cuase of a multi-drug resistant urinary tract infection in a healthy patient.PosterCT ACP Chapter Meeting2018Hartford, CT
Teaching the CORE Physical Exam to Matriculating Medical Students with Instructional Video and Standardized Patient Instructors.LectureNorth East Group on Educational Affairs Conference2017Rochester, NY
An Interdisciplinary Approach to Nutrition CounselingLectureNorth East Group on Educational Affairs2016Providence, RI