GAO-Appointed Members of the Methodology Committee of the Patient-Centered Outcomes Research Institute (PCORI), May 2015

  • Naomi Aronson, PhD, Executive Director, Blue Cross and Blue Shield Association Technology Evaluation Center.
  • Ethan Basch, MD, MSc, Medical Oncologist and Director, Cancer Outcomes Research Program, University of North Carolina.
  • David Flum, MD, MPH, Professor, Department of Surgery and Adjunct Professor, Department of Health Services, University of Washington Schools of Medicine and Public Health; Attending physician, General Surgery, University of Washington Medical Center.
  • Cynthia Girman, Dr.P.H., Distinguished Scientist, Comparative & Outcomes Evidence, Center for Observational & Real World Evidence, Merck Research Laboratories.
  • Steven Goodman, MD, PhD, Associate Dean for Clinical and Translational Research, Stanford University School of Medicine.
  • Mark Helfand, MD, MS, MPH, Professor of Medicine and of Medical Informatics and Clinical Epidemiology, Oregon Health & Science University; Staff physician, Portland VA Medical Center.
  • David Meltzer, MD, PhD, Director, Center for Health and the Social Sciences, Chief of the Section of Hospital Medicine, and Associate Professor, Department of Medicine, Department of Economics, and Graduate School of Public Policy Studies, University of Chicago.
  • Brian Mittman, PhD, Senior Adviser, VA Center for Implementation Practice and Research Support, Department of Veterans Affairs, Greater Los Angeles Healthcare System.
  • Sally Morton, Ph.D., Professor and Chair, Department of Biostatistics, Graduate School of Public Health, University of Pittsburgh.
  • Robin Newhouse, PhD, RN, Professor and Chair, Organizational Systems and Adult Health, University of Maryland School of Nursing.
  • Neil Powe, MD, MPH, MBA, Professor of Medicine, University of California, San Francisco, and Chief of Medicine, San Francisco General Hospital.
  • Sebastian Schneeweiss, MD, ScD, Associate Professor, Department of Medicine, Harvard Medical School and Associate Professor, Department of Epidemiology, Harvard School of Public Health; Vice Chief and Director, Drug Evaluation and Outcomes Research, Division of Pharmacoepidemiology and Pharmacoeconomics, Brigham and Womens Hospital.
  • Mary Tinetti, MD, Professor of Medicine, Epidemiology, and Public Health, Division of Geriatrics, Yale University School of Medicine; Director, Program on Aging, Yale University School of Medicine.
  • Adam Wilcox, PhD, Director of Medical Informatics, Intermountain Healthcare.
  • Clyde Yancy, MD, MSc, Chief, Cardiology, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine; Associate Director, The Bluhm Cardiovascular Institute, Northwestern Memorial Hospital.