ProfessorMedicine ProfessorHealth Services Faculty Information Biography Education & Training: MDSt. Louis University, School of MedicineSt. Louis, MO1973–1977 Internship and Residency in Internal MedicineUniversity of WashingtonSeattle, WA1977–1979 Chief Residency in MedicineUniversity of WashingtonSeattle, WA1981–1982 MPHUniversity of Washington, School of Public Health and Community MedicineSeattle, WA1979–1981 Honors: Phi Beta Kappa Alpha Omega Alpha Alpha Sigma Nu Fellow, American College of Physicians Fellow, American College of Physicians Under Secretary’s Award for Outstanding Achievement in Health Services Research2002 VA Exemplary Service Award2005 Top Doctors, Seattle Metropolitan Magazine2011 Robert J. Glaser Award (for outstanding contributions to research, education, or both in generalism in medicine), Society of General Internal Medicine2012 Contact Email: firstname.lastname@example.org Research & Clinical Interests Research Interests: Health sciences researchHealth status measurementQuality improvementHealthcare analyticsClinical epidemiologyIschemic heart disease Publications Publications: Fihn SD, Bucher JB, McDonell M, Diehr P, Rumsfeld JS, Doak M, Dougherty C, Gerrity M, Heidenreich P, Larsen G, Lee, Lucas L, McBryde C, Nelson K, Plomondon ME, Stadius M, Bryson C. A collaborative care intervention for stable ischemic heart disease. Arch Intern Med 2011;171:1471–9. Wang L, Porter B, Maynard C, Evans G, Bryson CL, Sun H, Gupta I, Lowy E, McDonell M, Frisbee K, Nielson C, Kirkland F, Fihn SD. Predicting risk of hospitalization or death among patients receiving primary care in the Veterans Health Administration. Med Care. 2013;51:368–73. Fihn SD, Gardin JM, Abrams J, Berra K, Blankenship JC, Dallas AP, Douglas PS, Foody JM, Gerber TC, Hinderliter AL, King SB III, Kligfield PD, Krumholz HM, Kwong RYK, Lim MJ, Linderbaum JA, Mack MJ, Munger MA, Prager RL, Sabik JF, Shaw LJ, Sikkema JD, Smith CR Jr, Smith SC Jr, Spertus JA, Williams SV. 2012 ACCF/AHA/ACP/AATS/PCNA/SCAI/STS guideline for the diagnosis and management of patients with stable ischemic heart disease: a report of the American College of Cardiology Foundation/American Heart Association Task Force on Practice Guidelines, and the American College of Physicians, American Association for Thoracic Surgery, Preventive Cardiovascular Nurses Association, Society for Cardiovascular Angiography and Interventions, and Society of Thoracic Surgeons. J Am Coll Cardiol 2012;60:e44-e164; and Circulation 2012;126:e354–471. Fihn SD, Francis J, Clancy C, Nielson C, Nelson K, Rumsfeld J, Cullen T, Bates J, Graham GL. Insights from advanced analytics at the Veterans Health Administration. Health Aff (Millwood) 2014;33:1203–11. Nelson KM, Helfrich C, Sun H, Hebert PL, Liu C-F, Dolan E, Taylor L, Wong E, Maynard C, Hernandez EA, Sanders W, Randall I, Curtis I, Schectman G, Stark R, Fihn SD. Implementation of the patient-centered medical home in the Veterans Health Administration associations with patient satisfaction, quality of care, staff burnout, and hospital and emergency department use. JAMA Intern Med 2014;174:1350–8.