Faculty

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  • thomas_trikalinos

    Director, Professor

    Tom works on novel methodologies for comparative effectiveness research, with emphasis on the steps of evidence synthesis (by means of systematic review and meta-analysis), and evidence contextualization (by means of decision and economic analysis). Tom and his colleagues strive to modernize and optimize the processes of evidence-based medicine by porting methodologies from computer science... Read Full Profile

  • ethan_balk

    Associate Professor, Research

    Ethan Balk, MD MPH, is Associate Professor (Research) in the Brown University School of Public Health. For about 15 years, his research has focused on systematic review, evidence based medicine, meta-analysis, study quality assessment, and evaluation of literature. He has led numerous comparative effectiveness reviews, evidence reports, technologies, and other systematic reviews for the Agency... Read Full Profile

  • alyssa_bilinski

    Assistant Professor, Health Services Policy & Practice

    Dr. Alyssa Bilinski is the Peterson Assistant Professor of Health Policy in the Departments of Health Services, Policy & Practice and Biostatistics.  Her research focuses on developing novel methods for policy evaluation and applying these to identify interventions that most efficiently improve population health and well-being.  Dr. Bilinski's methodological interests include advancing... Read Full Profile

  • Assistant Professor

    Dr. Konnyu has over 15 years’ experience in the conduct of systematic reviews across a diverse range of clinical and health service areas (e.g., cardiology, rehabilitation, implementation research). She has also conducted research on methods of conducting evidence synthesis and implementing evidence into practice (i.e., implementation science). In collaboration with numerous multidisciplinary... Read Full Profile

  • ian_saldanha

    Associate Professor of Health Services, Policy, and Practice

    Dr. Ian Saldanha trained as a physician, epidemiologist, and health services researcher. His MBBS is from India and his MPH and PhD (Epidemiology) are from the Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health in Baltimore, Maryland. Before joining Brown University in 2018, Dr. Saldanha was a Faculty member at Cochrane United States, the Cochrane Eyes and Vision US Satellite, and the Center for... Read Full Profile

  • christopher_schmid

    Faculty Affiliate

    Christopher Schmid is the chair of the Department of Biostatistics at Brown University’s School of Public Health. He joined the Brown faculty in 2012 as a professor of biostatistics and founding member and Co-Director of the Center for Evidence Synthesis in Health in the Brown School of Public Health. He is Fellow of the American Statistical Association (ASA), elected member and incoming... Read Full Profile

  • dale_steele

    Associate Professor of Emergency Medicine, Associate Professor of Pediatrics

    Dr. Dale W. Steele graduated from the University of Vermont in 1986. He works in Providence, RI and specializes in Pediatric Emergency Medicine. Dr. Steele is affiliated with Rhode Island Hospital. His professional and academic interests include: Pediatric emergency medicine, medical education, statistics, clinical decision models, Bayesian methods

  • Assistant Professor of Health Services, Policy, and Practice

    Andrew R Zullo, PharmD, ScM, PhD is a nursing home / long-term care pharmacoepidemiologist and health services researcher. He applies comparative effectiveness and safety methodologies to patient-centered outcomes research topics in diabetes, cardiovascular disease, fractures/osteoporosis, infectious diseases, nephrology, and more. His other interests include 1) the quality and determinants of... Read Full Profile