Patients and Researchers can Count on Support from Intermountain Healthcare Research Leaders

By Jill Quam
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At the recent Intermountain Healthcare Annual Research Summit, a panel of research leaders including Raj Srivastava, MD, MPH, Assistant Vice President of Research, participated in a discussion with attendees. The discussion centered around the link between research and delivering high-value patient care, and how Intermountain can best support both patients and clinical researchers in the clinical trials process.

The Past, Present, and Future of Population Health Research

By Susan Gagnier
Population-Health

At the recent Intermountain Annual Research Summit, Lucy Savitz, PhD, MBA, Intermountain’s Assistant Vice President of Delivery System Science, discussed the importance of Population Health research. Population Health research focuses on the study of effective health promotion, prevention, and self-management to improve health and wellness. Dr. Savitz explained how a Population Health management model can improve patient care while reducing costs for patients, healthcare providers, and payers.