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    Carrie Farmer

    Senior Policy Research and Associate Research Dept Director, Behavioral and Policy Sciences Dept, RAND

    Dissertation Title:  "Chronic Illness, Depression, and the Patient-Provider Relationship: Toward a Model of Biopsychosocial Care"... Read more about Carrie Farmer

    Cara James

    Director, Office of Minority Health, Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services

    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

    Minah Kim

    Professor, Dept of Public Administration, College of Social Science, Ewha Womans University

    Dissertation Title:  "Consumer's Values on Health Care Services"... Read more about Minah Kim

    John Lavis

    Professor, Department of Health Research Methods, Evidence, and Impact; Associate Member, Department of Political Science, McMaster University
    Director, McMaster Health Forum
    Canada Research Chair in Evidence-Informed Health Systems

    Dissertation Title:  "An Inquiry into the Links between Labour-Market Experiences and Health"... Read more about John Lavis

    Jessica Mittler

    Associate Professor, Department of Health Administration, Virginia Commonwealth University School of Allied Health Professions

    Dissertation Title:"Medicare Beneficiaries and Market Variations in Service Use, Quality of Care, and Plan Choice"... Read more about Jessica Mittler

    Ingrid Nembhard

    Fishman Family President’s Distinguished Professor, Associate Professor of Health Care Management, The Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania

    Dissertation Title:"Organizational Learning in Health Care: Insights from a Multi-Method Study of Quality Improvement Collaboratives"... Read more about Ingrid Nembhard

    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

    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

    Stephanie Shimada

    Investigator, Center for Healthcare Organization and Implementation Research, Bedford VA Medical Center
    Research Assistant Professor, Boston University School of Public Health
    Assistant Professor, UMass Medical School

    Dissertation Title:  "Selection in the Medicare Program"... Read more about Stephanie Shimada

    Loel Scott Solomon

    Vice President, Community Health, Kaiser Permanente

    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

    Malcolm Williams

    Policy Researcher Policy Researcher and Associate Research Department Director, Behavioral and Policy Sciences Department, RAND Corporation

    Dissertation Title: "Individual, Clinical, and Contextual Factors Affecting Racial and Ethnic Disparities in Health Care Quality"... Read more about Malcolm Williams

    Thomas Williams

    Senior Fellow, Health Care Division, NORC at The University of Chicago

    Dissertation Title: "Physician Experiences and Evaluations of Managed Care Organizations: Perceived Organizational Support in Health Care"... Read more about Thomas Williams

    Wei Wilson Zhang

    Assistant Dean of Global Executive Education and Associate Professor of Applied Economics, Guanghua School of Management, Peking University

    Dissertation Title: "Hospital Quality and Patient Trust in Care for Colorectal Cancer"... Read more about Wei Wilson Zhang