Healthcare Systems and Value Research (HSVR) Study Section Members

October 16, 2014
Roster of members of the study section which reviews applications concerned with the organization and functioning of the health care system.


Holl, Jane Louise, MD, MPH
Director, Feinberg School of Medicine
Institute for Healthcare Studies
Northwestern University
Chicago, IL 60611


Alvir, Jose Ma. J., DrPh, MPH
Senior Director, Statistical Scientist
Outcomes Research
Clinical Affairs, Specialty Care Business Unit
Pfizer, Inc.
New York, NY 10017

Birkmeyer, Nancy J, PhD
Associate Professor
Northeastern University
School of Pharmacy
Boston, MA 02115

Blume, Arthur, PhD
Professor, Clinical Psychology
Department of Psychology
Washington State University
Vancouver, WA 98686

Briesacher, Becky, PhD
Associate Professor
School of Pharmacy
Northeastern University
Boston, MA 02115

Brooks, John M, PhD
Director of the Center for Rehabilitation and Reconstruction Sciences
Arnold School of Public Health
Columbia, SC 29225

Cosler, Leon E, PhD, M.S.
Associate Professor of Pharmacoeconomics
Director, Research Institute for Health Outcomes (RIHO)
Albany College of Pharmacy and Health Sciences
Albany, NY 12208-3492

Evans Cuellar, Alison, PhD
Associate Professor
Department of Health Administration and Policy
George Mason University
Fairfax, VA 22030

Flores, Roseanne L., PhD*
Associate Professor
Department of Psychology
Hunter College City University of New York
New York, NY 10065

Harrold, Leslie R, MD*
Associate Professor
Department Of Medicine
University of Massachusetts Medical School
Worcester, MA 01605

Hay, Joel, PhD
Professor of Clinical Pharmacy & Pharmaceutical Economics & Policy
Leonard Schaeffer Center for Health Policy and Economics
University of Southern California
Los Angeles, CA 90089

Horswell, Ronald L., PhD
Associate Professor
Population Health and Preventive Medicine
Louisiana State University System
Baton Rouge, LA 70808

Kempe, Allison, MD
Director, Primary Care Research Fellowship
University Of Colorado School of Medicine
Director, Children's Outcomes Research Program
Children's Hospital Colorado
Aurora, CO 80045

Knudsen, Kraig J., PhD*
Chief, Office of Research and Evaluation
Division of Program and Policy
Ohio Department of Mental Health
Columbus, OH 43215

Mennemeyer, Stephen Thomas, PhD
Department of Health Care Organization and Policy
School of Public Health
University of Alabama at Birmingham
Birmingham, AL 35294-0022

Probst, Janice C., PhD
Professor and Director
South Carolina Rural Health Research Center
Department of Health Services Policy and Management
Arnold School of Public Health
University of South Carolina
Columbia, SC 29210

Shaya, Fadia Tohme, PhD, MPH
Professor, Associate Director
Pharmaceutical Health Services Research
Center on Drugs and Public Policy
School of Pharmacy
University of Maryland
Baltimore, MD 21201

Telfair, Joseph, DrPh, MSW, MPH 
Professor and Dual Chair
Department of Community Health
Department of Environmental Health Sciences
Jiann-Ping Hsu College of Public Health
Georgia Southern University
Statesboro, GA 30460

Unruh, Lynn Y., PhD
Department of Health Management and Informatics
University of Central Florida
Orlando, FL 32816-2205

Wertheimer, Albert I., MBA, PhD
Department of Pharmacy Practice
School of Pharmacy
Temple University
Philadelphia, PA 19140

Scientific Review Officer

Tian, Ying, PhD, MD
Scientific Review Officer
Division of Scientific Review
Office of Extramural Research, Education & Priority Populations
Agency for Heathcare Research & Quality
Rockville, MD 20850

Extramural Support Assistant

Mccall, Kachisa
Program Analyst
Division of Scientific Review (DSR)
Office of Extramural Research, Education, and Priority Populations
Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality
Rockville, MD 20850

* Temporary Member. For grant applications, temporary members may participate in the entire meeting or may review only selected applications as needed.

Consultants are required to absent themselves from the room during the review of any application if their presence would constitute or appear to constitute a conflict of interest.

Page last reviewed October 2014
Internet Citation: Healthcare Systems and Value Research (HSVR) Study Section Members. October 2014. Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, Rockville, MD.