Professor, Medicine - General Internal Medicine
Professor, Global Health
325 Ninth Avenue
Seattle, WA 98104-
Health system strengthening in resource constrained environments including use of accreditation standards, quality improvement processes and information technology (electronic records, decision support). Quality improvement. Research and strategies to improve health and decrease disparities in health including reducing medical and non-medical determinants such as behaviors and social environment.
MD Medicine, George Washington University, 1979
MPH Pub Health & Comm Med, University of Washington, 1986
BA Psychology, St Lawrence University, 1973
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