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Leadership and Investigators

Leadership

Investigators, Postdoctoral Fellows, and Methodologists

Investigator Program
Kelley Arredondo, Ph.D. Implementation & Innovation
Ali Abbas Asghar-Ali, M.D. Behavioral Health
Derrecka Boykin, Ph.D. Behavioral Health
Jennifer Bryan, Ph.D. Behavioral Health
Alexandra Caloudas, Ph.D. Behavioral Health
Christina Chapman, M.D., M.S. Health Policy, Quality & Informatics
Anita Chary, M.D., Ph.D. Implementation & Innovation
Andrew Chou, M.D., M.Sc. Clinical Effectiveness & Population Health
Jeffrey A. Cully, Ph.D. Behavioral Health
Bich N. Dang, M.D. Clinical Effectiveness & Population Health 
Darius Dawson, Ph.D. Behavioral Health
Stephanie C. Day, Ph.D. Behavioral Health
Lilian N. Dindo, Ph.D. Behavioral Health
Chase Eck, Ph.D. Health Policy, Quality & Informatics
Anthony E. Ecker, Ph.D. Behavioral Health
Hashem B. El-Serag, M.D., M.P.H. Clinical Effectiveness & Population Health
Kevin Erickson, M.D., M.S. Clinical Effectiveness & Population Health
Vidya Eswaran, M.D., M.A.S. Clinical Effectiveness & Population Health
Terri L. Fletcher, Ph.D. Behavioral Health
Traber Davis Giardina, Ph.D. Implementation & Innovation
L. Parker Gregg, M.D., M.S. Clinical Effectiveness & Population Health
Larissa Grigoryan, M.D., Ph.D. Behavioral Health
Joshua Hamer, Ph.D. Behavioral Health
Ruben Hernaez, M.D., M.P.H., Ph.D. Clinical Effectiveness & Population Health
Julianna B. Hogan, Ph.D. Behavioral Health
Molly J. Horstman, M.D. Implementation & Innovation
Jason Hou, M.D. Clinical Effectiveness & Population Health
Sylvia J. Hysong, Ph.D. Implementation & Innovation
Nipa Kamdar, Ph.D., F.N.P, M.S., R.N., B.S. Health Policy, Quality & Informatics
Fasiha Kanwal, M.D., M.S.H.S.  Clinical Effectiveness & Population Health
Kathryn E. Kanzler, PsyD, ABPP Behavioral Health
Bhavika Kaul, M.D., M.A.S. Health Policy, Quality & Informatics
Michael R. Kauth, Ph.D. Behavioral Health
Natalia Khalaf, M.D., M.P.H. Health Policy, Quality & Informatics
Jennifer Rosenthal Kramer, Ph.D., M.P.H. Clinical Effectiveness & Population Health
Houston Lester, Ph.D. Health Policy, Quality & Informatics
Jan A. Lindsay, Ph.D. Behavioral Health
Grace Hsiao-Wei Lo, M.D., M.Sc. Clinical Effectiveness & Population Health
Kostantinos Makris, M.D., FACS Health Policy, Quality & Informatics
Ashley N. D. Meyer, Ph.D. Health Policy, Quality & Informatics
Daniel R. Murphy, M.D., M.B.A. Health Policy, Quality & Informatics
Aanand D. Naik, M.D. Implementation & Innovation
Sankar Dass Navaneethan, M.D., M.S., M.P.H. Health Policy, Quality & Informatics
Theresa Nguyen-Wenker, M.D. Clinical Effectiveness & Population Health
Sara Nowakowski, Ph.D., C.B.S.M., D.B.S.M. Behavioral Health
Patrick O'Mahen, Ph.D. Health Policy, Quality & Informatics
Javad Razjouyan, Ph.D., M.Sc. Eng. Implementation & Innovation
Yvonne Sada, M.D. Clinical Effectiveness & Population Health
Felicia Skelton, M.D., M.S. Behavioral Health
Hilary Touchett, Ph.D., R.N., CRRN, CBIS Behavioral Health
Barbara W. Trautner, M.D., Ph.D., F.I.D.S.A. Behavioral Health
Lindsay Vaclavik, M.D. Implementation & Innovation
Chandan Vangala M.D., M.S. Clinical Effectiveness & Population Health
Salim S. Virani, M.D. Health Policy, Quality & Informatics
Donna L. White, Ph.D. Clinical Effectiveness & Population Health
Andrew J. Zimolzak, M.D., MMSc Health Policy, Quality & Informatics
Affiliate Investigators Program
Jane Anderson, Ph.D., RN Implementation & Innovation
Jennifer B. Arney, PhD Implementation & Innovation
Angela Catic, M.D. Implementation & Innovation
Elizabeth Chiao, M.D., M.P.H. Clinical Effectiveness & Population Health
Gina L. Evans-Hudnall, Ph.D. Behavioral Health
Bindi Naik-Mathuria, M.D., M.P.H., FACS, FAAP Behavioral Health
Dean Sittig, Ph.D. Health Policy, Quality & Informatics
Richard L. Street, Jr., Ph.D. Implementation & Innovation
James Suliburk, M.D., FACS Surgical Health Services Academy for Research and Education
Tianshi David Wu, M.D., M.H.S. Clinical Effectiveness & Population Health
OAA Post-Doctoral Fellows Program
Vivi Chen, M.D. F32 Surgery Research
Jessica Meers, Ph.D. Mental Illness Research, Education, and Clinical Center
Alice Nono-Djosta, Ph.D. Big Data-Scientist Training Enhancement Program
Rachele Lipsky, Ph.D, M.S.N, PMHNP-BC Mental Illness Research, Education, and Clinical Center
Catherine Park, Ph.D. Big Data-Scientist Training Enhancement Program
Maribel Plasencia, Ph.D. Mental Illness Research, Education, and Clinical Center
Ronald Samuel, M.D. Gastroenterology T32 Fellowship
Mackenzie Shanahan, Ph.D. VA Health Services Research
Alan Sheinfil, Ph.D. Mental Illness Research, Education, and Clinical Center
Jennifer Sloane, M.S., Ph.D. VA Health Services Research
Mandi Sonnenfeld, Ph.D., OTR Health Professions Education Evaluation and Research
Laura Witte, DrPH, M.P.H. Health Professions Education Evaluation and Research
David Wittkower, Ph.D. Health Professions Education Evaluation and Research
Methodologists and Analysts Program
Hasan Al Mekdash, Ph.D. Methodology & Analytics
Amber Bush Amspoker, Ph.D. Methodology & Analytics
Yumei Cao, M.S. Methodology & Analytics
Liang Chen, M.D., M.S. Methodology & Analytics
Patricia Chen, Ph.D. Methodology & Analytics
Israel Christie, Ph.D. Methodology & Analytics
Yongguan Dong, Ph.D. Methodology & Analytics
Hao Duong, Dr.PH Methodology & Analytics
Trenton Haltom, Ph.D. Methodology & Analytics
Rebecca Jiang, M.S. Methodology & Analytics
Sundas Khan, M.D. Methodology & Analytics
Yan Liu, M.S. Methodology & Analytics
Jingbo Niu, M.D. DSc Methodology & Analytics
David Ramsey, Ph.D. Methodology & Analytics
Peter A. Richardson, Ph.D. Methodology & Analytics
Annette M. Walder, M.S.  Methodology & Analytics
Xian Yu, Ph.D. Methodology & Analytics