Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine
Faculty Profiles
Donna M Woods, PhD

Donna M Woods, PhD

Associate Professor of Pediatrics

Focus of Work

Bio

I have been the PI for several federal and foundation funded studies developing and evaluating the effectiveness of evidence-based approaches and system level healthcare delivery interventions spanning several high priority contexts and populations: pediatrics; neonatology; ambulatory care; chronic disease care; surgical safety; and transplantation. I have a broad background and demonstrated leadership in research focused on assessment and improvement of both healthcare processes and outcomes ...[Read full text]I have been the PI for several federal and foundation funded studies developing and evaluating the effectiveness of evidence-based approaches and system level healthcare delivery interventions spanning several high priority contexts and populations: pediatrics; neonatology; ambulatory care; chronic disease care; surgical safety; and transplantation. I have a broad background and demonstrated leadership in research focused on assessment and improvement of both healthcare processes and outcomes and with specific training and expertise in key research areas including: research design and management, complex intervention implementation, system and process redesign, data collection and analyses, healthcare communications, and effective medical teamwork principles.[Shorten text]

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Education and Certification

  • PhD: Brandeis University, Social Policy (2003)