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    Alison Hwong

    VA Scholar, National Clinician Scholars Program, UCSF

    Dissertation Title:  "Social Ties and Health: An Analysis of Patient-Doctor Trust and Network-Based Public Health Interventions Through Randomized Experiments and Simulations"... Read more about Alison Hwong

    Cara James

    President and CEO, Grantmakers in Health

    Dissertation Title:  "End Stage Renal Disease (ESRD): Factors Affecting Patient's Treatment and Care Assessments"... Read more about Cara James

    Audiey Kao

    Vice President, Ethics Group, American Medical Association Internist, Section of General Internal Medicine, University of Chicago Hospital

    Dissertation Title:  "Trust and Agency: The Patient-Physician Relationship in the Era of Managed Care"... Read more about Audiey Kao

    David Kim

    Assistant Professor of Emergency Medicine, Stanford University School of Medicine

    Dissertation Title:  "Social Networks and Health: From Epidemiology to Intervention"... Read more about David Kim

    Jessica Perkins

    Assistant Professor, Department of Human and Organizational Development, Vanderbilt University

    Dissertation Title:"Conducting Social Network and Social Norm Research in Low-Resource Settings: Food Insecutiry, Depression, and HIV Testing in Rural Uganda"... Read more about Jessica Perkins

    Hector Rodriguez

    Henry J. Kaiser Endowed Chair in Organized Health Systems and Professor, Division of Health Policy and Management, UC Berkeley School of Public Health
    Director, California Initiative for Health Equity and Action

    Dissertation Title:"Continuity and Team Approaches to Care: Effects on Physician-Patient Relationship Quality, Patients’ Experiences, and the Technical Quality of Care"... Read more about Hector Rodriguez

    Sara Singer

    Professor of Medicine, Stanford School of Medicine
    Professor of Organizational Behavior (by courtesy), Stanford Graduate School of Business and Freeman Spogli Institute for International Studies

    Dissertation Title: "Safety Climate in US Hospitals: Its Measurement, Variation, and Relationship to Organizational Safety Performance"... Read more about Sara Singer

    Loel Scott Solomon

    Vice President, Community Health, Kaiser Permanente
    Professor, Health Systems Science, Kaiser Permanente Bernard J. Tyson School of Medicine

    Dissertation Title: "Assessing Patient-Reported Quality in Medical Group Practices: An Analysis of Data from the National Field Test of the Group-Level CAHPS Instrument"... Read more about Loel Scott Solomon