Health Care Research Training (HCRT) Study Section Members

February 25-26, 2016
Roster of members of the study section which reviews research training and career development grants.

Chairperson

Madigan, Elizabeth, PhD, RN, FAAN   
Associate Dean for Academic Affairs and Independence Foundation Professor
Case Western Reserve University
Bolton School of Nursing
Cleveland, OH  44106

Members

Alexander, Caleb G., MD
Associate Professor, Johns Hopkins School of Public Health
Baltimore, MD 21205

Burkhart, Elizabeth, PhD, RN
Associate Professor, Marcella Niehoff School of Nursing
Loyola University Chicago
Chicago IL 60626

Burns, Edith A., MD
Professor of Medicine, Division of Geriatrics
Medical College of Wisconsin and Clinical
Associate Professor of Medicine
Marquette University Milwaukee, WI
Milwaukee, WI 53295

Copeland, Valire, MPH, PhD  
Associate Professor, Doctoral Program Director
School of Social Work
University of Pittsburgh
Pittsburgh, PA 15260

Elder, Nancy, MD, MSPH
Professor of Medicine, Department of Family and Community Medicine
University of Cincinnati
Cincinnati, OH 45267-0582

Freund, Karen, MD, MPH
Professor of Medicine, Associate Director for Research Collaboration
Institute for Clinical Research and Health Policy Studies STSI Tufts Medical Center
Tufts University
Boston, MA 02118

Fuji, Kevin T., PHARM.D, MA
Assistant Professor of Pharmacy Practice
Director of the Center for Health Services Research and Patient Safety
Center for Health Services Research & Patient Safety
Creighton University
Omaha, NE 68178

Irwin, Charles E., Jr., MD
Professor, Division of Adolescent & Young Adult Medicine
Department of Pediatrics
School of Medicine
University of California, San Francisco
San Francisco, CA 94143-0503

Jordan, Neil, PhD, MS  
Associate Professor, Department of Psychiatry & Behavioral Sciences
Northwestern University
Abbott Hall
Chicago, IL  60611

Kelly, Kimberly, PhD, MS  
Associate Professor, School of Pharmacy
Mary Babb Randolph Cancer Center
West Virginia University
Morgantown, WV 26506

Laurence, Brian Edward, DDS, PhD
Associate Professor, Howard University
College of Dentistry
Washington, D.C.  20059

Litvin, Cara B., MD
Assistant Professor, PPRNET Investigator
Division of General Internal Medicine and Geriatric
Medical University of South Carolina
Charleston, SC 29425

Mays, Glen P., PhD
Professor and Chair, Health Services and Systems Research
College of Public Health
University of Kentucky
Lexington, KY 40536

Meurer, Linda, MD, MPH
Professor, Director, Center for Policy and Research in Emergency Medicine
Department of Family and Community Medicine
Medical College of Wisconsin
Milwaukee, WI 53226

Mullins, Daniel, PhD
Professor, Department of Pharmaceutical Health Services Research
University of Maryland School of Pharmacy
Baltimore, MD 21201

Naik, Aanand, Dinkard, MD
Associate Professor of Medicine and Health Policy
Houston Center for Innovations in Quality, Safety and Effectiveness
Alek Department of Medicine
Baylor College of Medicine
Houston, TX  77004

Nembhard, Ingrid, MS, PhD
Associate Professor, Public Health, Health Policy and Management
Yale School of Public Health
New Haven, CT 06520-8034

Newgard, Craig D., MPH, MD
Professor of Emergency Medicine & Public Health and Preventive  Medicine
Director, Center for Policy and Research in Emergency Medicine
Oregon Health & Science University
Portland, OR 97239

Schmid, Christopher H., PhD
Professor of Biostatistics
Center for Evidence Based Medicine
Brown University School of Public Health
Providence, RI 02912

Scott, Linda D., PhD, RN, NEA-BC, FAAN
Associated Dean for Academic Affairs
College of Nursing
University of Illinois at Chicago
Chicago, IL 60612

Sumner, Walter II., MD, MPH
Associate Professor, Department of Internal Medicine
School of Medicine
Division of General Medical Sciences
Washington University at Saint Louis
St. Louis, MO, 63110

Weech-Maldonado, Robert, PhD
Professor and L.R. Jordan Endowed Chair
Department of Health Services Administration
University of Alabama Birmingham
Birmingham, AL 35294

Wisnivesky, Juan P., MD, DPH
Professor, Department of Medicine
Mount Sinai School of Medicine
New York, NY 10029-6574

AD HOC Members

Adler-Milstein, Julia
Assistant Professor, School of Information
Health Management and Policy, School of Public Health
University of Michigan
Ann Arbor, MI 48109

Ohsfeldt, Robert L., PhD
Professor, Department of Health Policy Management
School of Rural Public Health
Texas A&M Health Science Center
College Station, TX 77843

Peterson, Kevil, MD, MPH
Professor, Department of Family Medicine and Community Health
Director, Center of Excellence in Primary Care and Director of Research
University of Minnesota Medical School, MPLS
Minneapolis, MN55105

Azadegan, Ali A, DVM, PhD
Scientific Review Officer
Division of Scientific Review
Office of Extramural Research Education and Priority Populations
Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality
Rockville, MD  20857

Program Analyst

ROBINSON, Diana
Program Analyst
Division of Scientific Review
Office of Extramural Research, Education, and Priority Populations
Agency for Healthcare Research & Quality
Rockville, MD  20857

Page last reviewed February 2016
Internet Citation: Health Care Research Training (HCRT) Study Section Members. Content last updated February 2016. Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, Rockville, MD. http://www.ahrq.gov/funding/process/study-section/hcrtrst.html