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ROCC Member Spotlight

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Current Spotlight: Lesley H. Curtis, PhD

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Lesley H. Curtis, PhD, is Professor and Chair of the Department of Population Health Sciences at Duke University School of Medicine. A health services researcher by training, Dr. Curtis is an expert in the use of Medicare claims data for health services and clinical outcomes research, and a leader in national data quality efforts. Dr. Curtis serves as a Co-Lead of the Data Core for the FDA’s Sentinel Initiative to monitor the safety of FDA-regulated medical products, and Chair of the Data Quality Subcommittee for the National Evaluation System for health Technology (NEST) Coordinating Center that generates real-world evidence for health technology and medical devices.

To learn more, download Dr. Curtis' ROCC Star Profile (PDF).

Webinar: Generating Real-World Evidence to Enhance Knowledge during COVID-19

As the scientific research community responds to COVID-19, there is value in using real-world data and evidence to inform clinical research. The AAMC’s Research on Care Community (ROCC) hosted a webinar featuring Dr. Curtis, who discussed the benefits as well as challenges of generating real-world evidence and highlight specific examples related to COVID-19 research.  

View the Webinar Recording

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Past ROCC Spotlights

   
Susan Moffatt-Bruce, MD, PhD Consuelo Wilkins, MD, MCSI
Denise White-Perkins, MD, PhD Ted Wun, MD
Jeffrey A. Gold, MD Amy Abernethy, MD, PhD
Simon Mahler, MD, MS Wendy Lane, MD, MPH
Melissa Arbuckle, MD, PhD Matthew Hudson, MD, MPH
Pamela W. Duncan PhD, FAPTA, FAHA Yoshimi Anzai, MD, MPH
Jennifer Lee, MD, FACP Elizabeth Crabtree, MPH, PhD (c)
Michael B. Rothberg, MD, MPH Eric Bass, MD, MPH
Thomas McGinn, MD, MPH Amy M. Kilbourne, PhD, MPH
Melanie Spencer, PhD, MD Sengwee Darren Toh, ScD
Kensaku Kawamoto, MD, PhD, MHS, FACMI Ronald M. Przygodzki, MD
Roberto Cardarelli, DO, MHA, MPH  

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