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

October 10, 2018

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

Blackburn, Justin L, PhD*
Assistant Professor
Department Of Health Policy & Management
Indiana University
Indianapolis, IN 46202

Bray, Jeremy W, PhD
Professor & Head
Department of Economics
Bryan School of Business and Economics
University of North Carolina, Greensboro
Greensboro, NC 27402

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
Associate Professor
Department of Internal Medicine & Pediatrics
University of Illinois at Chicago
Chicago, IL 60612

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

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

Esnaola, Nestor F, MD
Division Chief Surgical Oncology 
Surgical Director &   Associate Director of Cancer Control & Population Sciences
Houston Methodist Cancer Center
Department of Surgery
Houston Methodist Hospital
Houston, TX 77019

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

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

Janssens, A Cecile J W, PhD
Professor
Department of SPH: Epidemiology
Rollins School of Public Health
Emory University
Atlanta, GA 30322

Kavanagh, Kevin, T., MD
Board Chairman
Health Watch USA
Lexington, KY 40509

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
Director
Health Economics & Outcomes Research
Lundbeck US
Deerfield, IL 60015

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

Murad, Mohammed Hassan, MD, MPH
Director
Evidence-Based Practice Program
Division of Preventive Medicine
Mayo Clinic
Rochester, MN 55905

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

Rubin, Joshua C, JD*
Program Officer for Learning Health System Initiatives
Department of Learning Health Sciences
University of Michigan Medical School
Arlington, VA 22203

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, MD, PhD*
Associate Professor of Health Policy and Economics
Department of Health Policy & Management
Harvard School of Public Health
Boston, MA 02115

Studts, Christina Ruth, PhD*
Assistant Professor
Department of Health, Behavior & Society
University of Kentucky
Lexington, KY 40506

Wilcox, Adam Benjamin, PhD
Professor
Department of Biomedical Informatics & Medical Education
University of Washington Medicine
Seattle, WA 98195

Wright, Davene Renee, PhD*
Assistant Professor
Department Of Pediatrics
University Of Washington
Seattle, WA 98145

Scientific Review Officer

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

Extramural Support Assistant

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

* 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 November 2018
Page originally created May 2012
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