Specialty Areas: Internal Medicine, inpatient and outpatient, Primary care
Chronology: Medical School: University of Illinois of Chicago; Residency: Rush Medical Center, Chicago
Dr. Aleman’s research and clinical Interests include General Internal Medicine, medical education, medical Spanish, Latino health, and health disparities.
Morgan DR, Rojas, C, Prata EM, Cohen MG, Ferris M, Rivadeneira AR, Kizer JS, Munoz C, McGill S, Steiner MJ, Reuland DS, Alemán MA. “Novel academic center model for Spanish-speaking patients in the southeastern United States”, Prev Med Commun Health 2020; 3, 4-7. doi: 10.15761/PMCH.1000146 https://www.oatext.com/pdf/PMCH-3-146.pdf
Ortega P, Diamond L, Alemán MA, Fatás-Cabeza J, Magaña D, Pazo V, Pérez N, Girotti JA, Ríos E. “Medical Spanish Standardization in U.S. Medical Schools: Consensus Statement from a Multidisciplinary Expert Panel.”, Academic Medicine 2020; 95, 22-31.
Hollar D, Hobgood C, Foster B, Aleman, M, Sawning, S. “Concurrent validation of CHIRP, a new instrument for measuring healthcare student attitudes towards interdisciplinary team work”, Journal of Applications and Measurement, 13(4):360-375, 201
Reuland, DS, Slatt, LM, Alemán, MA, Fernandez, A., DeWalt, D. “Effect of Spanish Language Immersion Rotations on Medical Student Spanish Fluency”, Family Medicine, 44:2, 110-116, 2012.
Reuland, DS., Frasier, PY., Olson, MD., Slatt, LM., Alemán, MA., Fernández, A . “Accuracy of Self-Assessed Spanish Fluency in Medical Students”, Teaching & Learning in Medicine, 21:4, 305-309. 2009
Reuland, DS., Frasier, PY., Slatt, LM., Alemán, MA. “A Longitudinal Medical Spanish Program at One U.S. Medical School”, JGIM, 2008; 23(7):1033-7.
Spanish – native speaker