Our researchers include physicians and social scientists from a variety of research fields, including health communication, health literacy, health services research, quality improvement, health promotion and behavior change, epidemiology, cognitive psychology, learning sciences, and informatics. Similarly, we have expertise in a wide range of clinical areas, including cardiovascular disease, geriatric medicine, diabetes, dementia and cognitive disorders, and health promotion and disease prevention. By bringing these different disciplines and expertise together, we create multidisciplinary teams that work to develop innovative solutions to today's health and health care challenges.

Investigators
Professor
Professional Appointment:  Professor My work focuses on: The study of cognitive, psychosocial, and health system factors that affect a person's ability to successfully manage health The design of practical, scalable interventions to help individuals ...
Research Assistant Professor
Professional Appointment:  Research Assistant Professor Office Phone:  312-503-6400 Educational Accomplishments:  1997 PhD in Immunology University of Chicago Research Themes:  Community Health Health Information Technology Quality Improvement and Safety ...
Associate Professor
Professional Appointment:  Associate Professor I am a health services researcher and primary care internist. My research involves the design, implementation and evaluation of electronic health records-based quality improvement tools, practice redesign ...
Assistant Professor
Professional Appointment:  Assistant Professor Dr. O'Brien's work aims to eliminate health disparities in U.S. Latinos by examining the underlying causes and developing interventions to address them. Since 2007, Dr. O'Brien and his ...
Associate Professor
Professional Appointment:  Associate Professor Clinical cancer/cancer health disparities research with focus on improving patient safety for older individuals with cancer. I am primarily engaged in active pharmacovigilance, including the detection and ...
Jeremiah Stamler Professor
Professional Appointment:  Jeremiah Stamler Professor Peripheral artery disease (PAD) is a common and chronic condition, affecting 8 million men and women in the United States that is expected to increase in prevalence as the population lives longer with ...
Research Assistant Professor
Professional Appointment:  Research Assistant Professor My program of research seeks to test and evaluate new models of team-based, high-value primary care delivery. Office Phone:  312-503-3232 Educational Accomplishments:  2012 PhD in Health Services ...
Associate Professor
Professional Appointment:  Associate Professor Educational Accomplishments:  2010 MBA in Management (Dispute Resolution) and Marketing Northwestern University Kellogg School of Management 2005 MPH in Public Health Northwestern University 2005 Fellowship ...
Associate Professor
Professional Appointment:  Associate Professor Dr. Kho's research involves the creation of electronic networks spanning multiple institutions. He developed an electronic network to enable infection control providers to share infection data across the ...
Associate Professor
Professional Appointment:  Associate Professor My primary research interests are to: 1) Eliminate health disparities by working with individuals and their communities to develop prevention interventions that reach underserved populations; 2) Inform health ...

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