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Leadership & Faculty of the D&I Program


Leadership

Russell Glasgow, PhD

Program Lead

Implementation research; use of D&I models for planning, adaptation, evaluation and sustainability; interface with VA programs.

Contact Info:  Russell.Glasgow@ucdenver.edu     

View Dr. Glasgow's Biosketch: Glasgow_Biosketch.pdfGlasgow_Biosketch.pdf


Jodi Summers Holtrop, PhD, MCHES

Consultation and Evaluation Lead

Senior Implementation Scientist 

General consultation coordinator; primary liaison to Center on Aging; implementation research; leadership issues in D&I programs; mixed methods as applicable to D&I

Contact Info: JODI.HOLTROP@UCDENVER.EDU

View Biosketch: Holtrop_Biosketch.pdfHoltrop_Biosketch.pdf​


 

Faculty


Allison Kempe, MD, MPH 

Director, ACCORDS

Dr. Kempe’s own research has focused on immunization and other preventive care delivery, evaluation of prenatal and neonatal health services, evaluation of state health insurance plans for children of low-income families, telephone care, and implementation and dissemination science. 

View Biosketch: Kempe_Biosketch.pdfKempe_Biosketch.pdf​

 


Ed Havranek, MD

Principal Implementation Investigator​Headshot - Ed Havranek.jpg

Multicenter clinical trials, Large-scale quality improvement, Healthcare redesign

Contact Info: edward.p.havranek@ucdenver.edu





Bethany Kwan, PhD, MSPH

Implementation Scientist

Dr. Kwan is a health psychologist and health services researcher. Her research and evaluation focus is on mixed methods approaches to assessing implementation of evidence chronic disease management and prevention interventions in health care settings. Her expertise is in the application of theoretical and conceptual frameworks on behavior change, stakeholder engagement and evaluation to the design and testing of interventions.

Contact Info: Bethany.kwan@ucdenver.edu

View Biosketch:  Kwan biosketch DI 2016_1122.pdfKwan biosketch.pdf​


Daniel Matlock, MD, MPH

Implementation Scientist

Shared decision-making; complex, multilevel medical system interventions; primary liaison to VA geriatric program

Contact Info: DANIEL.MATLOCK@UCDENVER.EDU

View Biosketch: Matlock_Biosketch.pdfMatlock_Biosketch.pdf​

 


Amy Huebschmann, MD, MS, FACP

Headshot - Amy Huebchmann.jpgImplementation Scientist

Physical activity behavior, Implementation science factors in primary care settings, systematic reviews assessing both pragmatism and effectiveness, implementation issues with electronic health records





Demetria McNeal, PhD, MBA

Postdoctoral Fellow in Health Dissemination and Communication

Marketing issues in D&I; public health and disparities research

Contact Info: DEMETRIA.MCNEAL@UCDENVER.EDU



 


Elaine Morrato , DrPH, MPH

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Senior Dissemination Scientist

Diffusion and dissemination research; interface with CCTSI translation; education including novel formats; public-private and industry partnerships; primary liaison to public health programs  

Contact Info: Elaine.Morrato@ucdenver.edu

View Dr. Morrato's Biosketch:  Morrato_Biosketch.pdfMorrato_Biosketch.pdf​

 



Borsika Rabin, PhD, MPH, PharmD

Implementation Scientist

Theories and models in D&I; systematic reviews; patient centered research; D&I issues in cancer; interactive technologies; link to VA QUERI programs (works from home office in San Diego) 

Contact Info: barabin@ucsd.edu

View Biosketch: Rabin_Biosketch.pdfRabin_Biosketch.pdf​



Hillary Lum, MD, PhD

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Implementation of patient- and system-level interventions; pragmatic research in older adult populations; stakeholder engagement; designing for dissemination.

Contact Info: hillary.lum@ucdenver.edu​






Phoutdavone "Noy" Phimphasone-Brady, PhD 

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Cultural adaptations of evidence based interventions; biopsychosocial-cultural determinants of chronic illness management;  health disparities research; broad clinical interests in health psychology with a specific focus on obesity and disordered eating behaviors

Contact Info: phoutdavone.phimphasone@ucdenver.edu




Bryan Ford

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Program Coordinator

Interactive technology applications; local D&I resources and website manager; administrative issues and scheduling

Contact Info: bryan.ford@ucdenver.edu​





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