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It is an ongoing challenge to ensure that the answers and evidence gained from rigorous academic research are effectively translated into improved health. Our investigators strive to to generate new knowledge about approaches, both innovative and established, which are effective in using meticulously derived evidence in clinical settings, improved health care practice, and sustained behavior change. 

Our Investigators include:

Shari Barkin, M.D., M.S.H.S.

Kathryn L. Carlson, M.D.

William O. Cooper, M.D., M.P.H.

Alaina M. Davis, M.D.

Barron Patterson, M.D.

Seth Scholer, M.D., M.P.H.


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