People & Research

Name (Title) Research Areas

A - F


Heather Angier, MPH

Research Associate

Health Services Research, Health Policy Research, Population Health, Social Determinants of Health, Health Disparities, and Disease Prevention

Fran Biagioli, MD

Associate Professor, Associate Director of Predoctoral Education

Electronic Health Records, Education, Medical Errors, Chronic Disease, Evidence-based Medicine, Prevention & Control

Steffani Bailey, PhD

Research Assistant Professor

Treatment of Nicotine Dependence, Access to Smoking Cessation Services, Health Disparities, Cardiovascular Disease Prevention
David Buckley, MD, MPH

Associate Professor

David Cameron

Research Assistant 2

Patty Carney, PhD


Cancer Screening, Medical Education, Community-based Research
Khaya D. Clark, PhD

Assistant Professor

Mixed-methods research, social determinants of health, information technology, social psychology, childhood/adolescence, race/ethnicity, item response theory and Rasch measurement
Debbie Cohen, PhD

Associate Professor

Qualitative Research, Mixed-Methods, Integrating Behavioral Health and Primary Care, Health Services Research, Preventative Services, Quality Improvement in Primary Care

Erika Cottrell, PhD, MPP

Assistant Professor

Maternal/child health; reproductive decision-making; social determinants of health; health policy; translating evidence into policy and practice; dissemination and implementation research; qualitative and mixed methods research; patient and stakeholder engagement

Melinda Davis, PhD

Research Assistant Professor

Qualitative Research, Successful Aging, Community-Based Participatory Research (CBPR), Practice-based Research, Practice Facilitation, Quality Improvement, Mixed-Methods, Implementation Research
Jennifer DeVoe, MD, DPhil

Associate  Professor

Health Services Research, Access to Health Care Services, Children's Health Insurance, Primary Care, Preventative Health Care Services, Health Disparities, Health Literacy, Patient-Physician Communication, Comparative Health Policy
Eve Dexter, MS

Associate Biostatistician

Richard Deyo, MD, MPH

Professor; Family Medicine Kaiser Endowed Professor

Claire Diener

Research Assistant

G - L

Ari Galper

Research Assistant

Rose Gunn

Research Associate

Jennifer Hall

Research Associate

Rose Harding

Senior Research Assistant

Bill Hatt

Research Assistant

Janice Hohnstein

Grants/Contracts Coordinator

Nathalie Huguet, Ph.D.

Senior Research Associate

Sara Keller, MSW, MPH

Research Associate

Sonja Likumahuwa, MID, MPH

Research Associate

M - R

Miguel Marino, PhD


Statistical Analysis of High-dimensional Correlated Data, Validation of New Instruments, Multivariate Data, Cancer Prevention, Risk Prediction, Missing Data, Longitudinal and Clustered Data, and Variable Selection.
Alan Melnick, MD, MPH

Associate Professor

Marissa Fuqua Miller

Senior Research Assistant

Medical Education
John Muench, MD

Director, Behavioral Science

Kam Pierce, MPA

Director, Family Medicine Research Services

Rebecca Rdesinski, MPH, MSW

Research Associate, Lead

Jennifer Reed

Grants/Contracts Coordinator (Lead)

S - Z

Bhavaya Sachdeva, MPH

Research Assistant

John Saultz, MD

Professor and Chairman

Access to Quality Care Initiative, Area health Education Centers Program, Health Professions Partnership Initiative, Preparing the Personal Physician for Practice.
Elaine Waller

Research Associate

Jim Winkle, MPH

Research Associate

Doreen Wood

Research Administrative Coordinator