To support innovations in education, therapeutics, and organizational design through a tripartite approach using health services research, clinical trials and implementation science designed to improve surgical care.
- To investigate the delivery of surgical care across a continuum of disciplines in order to improve patient centered, value based care.
- To develop novel approaches to the assessment of the quality and safety of surgical care in order to improve patient outcomes.
- To identify disparities in healthcare delivery and develop tools to improve surgical equity.
Disease Specific Research Groups
|Endocrine Surgery Research Group||Heather Wachtel, MD MTR|
|Colorectal Surgery Research Group||Lillias McGuire, MD|
|Surgical Oncology Research Group||Giorgos Karajousis, MD|
|Statistical Methods Lab||Luke Keele, PhD|
Affiliated with Leonard Davis Institute at Wharton