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About the Research on Care Community

The Research on Care Community (ROCC) fosters collaboration between researchers and clinical providers who are engaged in clinical and translational research to improve quality, safety, health equity and outcomes of their own patient populations.

Through capacity building and enhancing peer-to-peer learning, ROCC supports members focused on identifying and leading approaches that advance:

  • health system and research integration

  • alignment of research and quality improvement

  • institutional commitment to clinical effectiveness and implementation research scholarship

ROCC currently has 925 members who are affiliated with 177 leading medical schools, teaching hospitals, and healthcare organizations.  Representing a full spectrum of talent, the ROCC membership base includes deans, chairs, professors and leaders in a CMO/President role.

Contact the ROCC Team

Alexander Ommaya, D.Sc.
Senior Director, Clinical Effectiveness and Implementation Research

Anne Berry, MPP
Lead Specialist, Implementation Research and Policy

Sarah Piepenbrink
Program Specialist, Scientific Affairs

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