Health Care Effectiveness and Outcomes Research (HEOR) Study Section Members

June 14-15, 2017

Roster of members of the study section which reviews applications concerned with the organization and functioning of the healthcare effectiveness.

Chairperson

Herrinton, Lisa J, PhD
Senior Research Scientist
Division of Research
Kaiser Permanente
Oakland, CA  94556

Members

Amin, Alpesh Navin, MD
Professor and Chair of Clnical Medicine
Department of Medicine
University of California, Irvine
Orange, CA 92868

Bray, Jeremy, PhD*
Professor and Head
Department of Economics
The Bryan School of Business and Economics
University of North Carolina, Greensboro
Greensboro, NC 27412-0001

Carle, Adam Christopher, PhD*
Associate Professor
Department of Pediatrics
James M. Anderson Center for Health Systems Excellence
Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center
Cincinnati, OH 45229

Caskey, Rachel, MD*
Department of Internal Medicine & Pediatrics
University Of Illinois At Chicago
Chicago, IL 60612

Chang, David C, PhD
Associate Professor of Surgery
Director of Healthcare Research and Policy Development
Codman Center Department of Surgery
Massachusetts General Hospital
Harvard Medical School
Boston, MA 02114

Chu, Haitao, PhD, MD*
Associate Professor
Division of Biostatistics
University of Minnesota
Minneaplolis, MN 55455

Dickert, Neal Workman Jr., PhD, MD
Assistant Professor
Department of Medicine, Cardiology
Emory University School of Medicine
Atlanta, GA 30322

Dillard, Denise A, PhD
Research Director
South Central Foundation
Anchorage, AK 99508

Eisert, Sheri Lynn, PhD*
Associate Professor
Department of Community & Family Health
Chiles Center for Healthy Mothers and Babies
College of Public Health
University Of South Florida
Tampa, FL 33612-380

Esnaola, Nestor F, MD, MPH, MBA
Professor & Vice-Chair
Department of Surgical Oncology
Fox Chase Cancer Center
Philadelphia, PA 19111

Fonnesbeck, Christopher, PhD*
Assistant Professor
Department of Biostatistics
Vanderbilt University Medical Center
Nashville, TN 37232

Fu, Rongwei, PhD*
Professor of Biostatistics
Department Of Public Health and Preventive Medicine
Oregon Health & Science University
Portland, OR 97239

Gaugler, Joseph E., PhD
Professor
Center on Aging
University of Minnesota School of Nursing
Minneapolis, MN 55455

Gold, Rachel, PhD 
Investigator
Kaiser Permanente Northwest Center for Health Research
Portland, OR 97227-1110

Gurney, Mary K, PhD*
Associate Professor
Department of Pharmacy Practice
Midwestern University
College of Pharmacy—Glendale
Glendale, AZ 85308

Ho, Bing, MD*
Assistant Professor
Nephology-Transplantation
Northwester Medical Faculty Foundation
Chicago, IL 60611

Holtrop, Jodi Summers, PhD
Associate Professor
Department of Family Medicine
University of Colorado, Denver
Aurora, CO 80045

Jonas, Daniel E, MD, MPH
Associate Professor and Section Chief for Research
Division Of General Medicine & Clinical Epidemiology
University of North Carolina—Chapel Hill
Cecil G. Sheps Center For Health Services Research
Chapel Hill, NC 27599

Kripalani, Sunil, MD
Associate Professor
Department of Medicine
Vanderbilt University
Nashville, TN 37232

Kruse Robin L, PhD
Research Associate Professor
Department of Family & Community Medicine
University Of Missouri, Columbia
MA306 Medical Sciences Building
Columbia, MO 65212

Kymes, Steven M, PhD*
Executive Advisor
CVS CAREMARK
Enterprise Analytics
Northbrook, IL 60062

Li, Tianjing, PhD, MD*
Assistant Professor
Department Of Epidemiology
Johns Hopkins University
Bloomberg School of Public Health
Baltimore, MD 21205

Lockhart, Peter B, BS, DDS*
Chairman
Department of Oral Medicine
Carolinas Medical Center
1000 Blythe Blvd.
Charlotte, NC 28232

McHugh, Matthew D, PhD, JD, MPH
Associate Professor
School of Nursing
University of Pennsylvania
Philadelphia, PA 19104

Peterson, Lars Eric, MD
Research Director
Department of Family and Community Medicine
American Board of Family Medicine
University of Kentucky
Lexington, KY 40511

Prosser, Lisa A, PhD
Associate Professor
Child Health Evaluation and Research Unit
Department of Pediatrics
University of Michigan
Ann Arbor, MI 48109

Rosenman, Marc B, MD
Associate Professor
Department of Pediatrics
Northwestern University
Feinberg School of Medicine
Chicago, IL 60611

Schoelles, Karen, MD
Medical Director
ECRI Institute Health Technology Assessment (HTA) Consulting
Department of Technology Assessment
ECRI Institute
Plymouth Meeting, PA 19002

Shen, Jay J, PhD
Associate Dean
School of Community Health Sciences
Professor of Healthcare Administration & Policy
University of Nevada, Las Vegas
Las Vegas, NV 89154

Sommers, Benjamin D, PhD, MD*
Department of Health Policy & Management
Harvard School of Public Health
Boston, MA 02115

Wilcox, Adam Benjamin, PhD
Director of Clinical Databases & Associate Professor
Department Of Medical Informatics
Primary Children's Medical Center
Intermountain Healthcare
Salt Lake City, UT 84107

Wittenberg, Eve, PhD
Senior Scientist & Lecturer
Center for Health Decision Science
Harvard School of Public Health
Boston, MA 02115

Zangwill, Kenneth Matthew, MD
Chief, Division of Pediatric Infectious Diseases
Director, Infection Prevention and Control
Professor of Pediatrics
Harbor-UCLA Medical Center
Liu Research Building
Torrance, CA 90502

Zhang, Jing, PhD*
Assistant Professor
Department of Epidemiology & Biostatistics
University of Maryland, College Park
College Park, MD 20742

Zorrilla, Carmen D, MD
Professor
Department of Obstetrics & Gynecology
Maternal Infant Studies Center
University of Puerto Rico School of Medicine
Rio Piedras, PR 00935

Scientific Review Officer

Torio, Celeste M, PhD, MPH
Scientific Review Officer
Division of Scientific Review (DSR)
Office of Extramural Research, Education, and Priority Populations (OEREP)
Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality (AHRQ)
Rockville, MD 20857

Program Analyst

Faxton, Margot D, BA
Program Analyst
Division of Scientific Review (DSR)
Office of Extramural Research, Education, and Priority Populations (OEREP)
Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality (AHRQ)
Rockville, MD 20857

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

Page last reviewed July 2017
Page originally created May 2012
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