Health Care Research Training (HCRT) Study Section Members

October 2016
Roster of members of the study section which reviews research training and career development grants.

Chairperson

Hsu, John, MD, MBA, MSCE
Associate Professor of Medicine
Director, Clinical Economics and Policy Analysis Group
Mongan Institute for Health Policy
Massachusetts General Hospital
Boston, MA  02114

Members

Alexander, Caleb G., MD (2019)
Associate Professor, Department of Epidemiology
School of Public Health
Baltimore, MD 21205

Burkhart, Lisa, PhD, RN (2019)
Associate Professor, Marcella Niehoff School of Nursing
Loyola University Chicago
Chicago IL 60626

Burns, Edith A., MD (2019)
Professor of Medicine, Division of Geriatrics
Medical College of Wisconsin and Clinical
Associate Professor of Medicine
Marquette University Milwaukee, WI
Milwaukee, WI 53295

Elder, Nancy, MD, MSPH (2019)
Professor of Medicine, Department of Family and Community Medicine
University of Cincinnati
Cincinnati, OH 45267-0582

Freund, Karen, MD, MPH (2018)
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., PHMD (2019)
Resident Assistant Professor
Center for Health Services Research & Patient Safety
Creighton University
Omaha, NE 68178

Irwin, Charles E., Jr., MD (2019)
Professor, Division of Adolescent & Young Adult Medicine
Department of Pediatrics
School of Medicine
University of California, San Francisco
San Francisco, CA 94143-0503

Litvin, Cara B., MD (2019)
PPRNET Investigator
Division of General Internal Medicine and Geriatric
Medical University of South Carolina
Charleston, SC 29425

Mays, Glen P., PhD (2018)
Professor and Chair, Health Services and Systems Research
College of Public Health
University of Kentucky
Lexington, KY 40536

Merwin, Elizabeth I., PHD (2018)
Ann Henshaw Gardiner Professor of Nursing
Executive Vice Dean, School of Medicine
Department of Psychiatry and Behavior Science
Duke University School of Nursing
Durham, NC 27710

Meurer, Linda, MD, MPH (2019)
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 (2017)
Professor, Department of Pharmaceutical Health Services Research
University of Maryland School of Pharmacy
Baltimore, MD 21201

Naik, Aanand, Dinkard, MD (2019)
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 (2019)
Associate Professor, Public Health, Health Policy and Management
Yale School of Public Health
New Haven, CT 06520-8034

Newgard, Craig D., MPH, MD (2019)
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

Peterson, Kevin, MD, MPH (2019)
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

Schmid, Christopher H., PhD (2018)
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 (2019)
Director for Graduate Studies, PhD Studies, and Dean, School of Nursing
University of Wisconsin Madison
Madison WI 53705

Sumner, Walter II, MD, MPH (2019)
Associate Professor, Department of Internal Medicine
School of Medicine
Washington University School of Medicine
St. Louis, MO, 63110

Weech-Maldonado, Robert, PhD (2018)
Professor and L.R. Jordan Endowed Chair
Department of Health Services Administration
University of Alabama Birmingham
Birmingham, AL 35294

Wisnivesky, Juan P., MD, DPH (2018)
Professor, Department of Medicine
Mount Sinai School of Medicine
One Gustave L Levy Place
New York, NY 10029-6574

Scientific Review Officer

Azadegan, Ali A, DVM, PhD
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 October 2016
Page originally created June 2012
Internet Citation: Health Care Research Training (HCRT) Study Section Members. Content last reviewed October 2016. Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, Rockville, MD. http://www.ahrq.gov/funding/process/study-section/hcrtrst.html