Our Research

The Center for Health Innovations and Outcomes Research (CHIOR) engages in a wide range of research projects, many collaborating across disciplines and topics. Our researchers investigate outcomes related to various medical conditions such as cancer, heart failure, diabetes, substance abuse, kidney disease, COPD and asthma, motility disorders, pain, dementia, and delirium.

Our research utilizes mixed methodologies to examine: 

  • Clinical Prediction Rules
  • Cost Effectiveness
  • End of Life Care
  • Health Disparities
  • Health Services
  • Medical Decision Making
  • Shared Decision Making
  • Telemedicine Technology
  • Transitions of Care
  • Quality of Care

Our research is supported by major Federal agencies including the National Institutes of Health, the Patient Centered Outcomes Research Institute, the Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, and various private foundations and industry sponsors.

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