Analytics Research Director, Center for Advanced AnalyticsBiography
Dr. Hohmann's knowledge and use of database development and data use will be beneficial to the execution of the project being proposed to AHRQ which includes improving the use of medications in hospitals. He carries an expertise in comparative effectiveness research and has extensive experience in the design of data resources to support research. He is the Principal Consultant for Research at University HealthSystem Consortium (UHC) and faculty at Rush University. UHC is an alliance of 120 academic medical centers and nearly 300 of their affiliated hospitals. Its powerful databases will provide comparative data in clinical, operational, faculty practice management, financial, patient safety, and supply chain areas that we believe is a crucial component to this proposal. Thus, with his appointments at UHC and Rush University, Dr. Hohmann is well positioned to support this project with database content expertise as well as health services research experience, and I am confident that I will contribute significantly to it.