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Molly Horstman, M.D.


Investigator, Implementation & Innovation Program, Center for Innovations in Quality, Effectiveness and Safety, Michael E. DeBakey VA Medical Center

Assistant Professor, Department of Medicine, Section of Health Services Research, Baylor College of Medicine

Board Certified Internist


Phone: 713-794-8601

Research Interests

  • Evaluation of national hospital performance measures
  • Patient and caregiver-engagement in post-discharge care
  • Systems redesign to improve post-discharge communication between patients, caregivers and providers


  • M.S., Clinical Investigation, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, Texas
  • Post-Doctoral Health Services Research Fellowship, Center for Innovations in Quality, Effectiveness, and Safety, Houston, Texas
  • Chief Medical Resident, University of Michigan Hospital and Ann Arbor VA Medical Center, Ann Arbor, Michigan
  • Medical Residency, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michigan
  • M.D., University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michigan
  • B.S., Rice University, Houston, Texas

Dr. Horstman's PubMed Link *

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