Completed Research


  • Radiation Therapy & Patient-Centered Outcomes among Lung Cancer Patients

  • Lung Cancer Evaluation: Association between Communication & Health

    • The goal of this study is to evaluate the psychosocial consequences of the lung cancer evaluation process with an emphasis on studying how patient-centered communication is associated with these outcome.
    • Sponsored By: Department of Veterans Affairs HSR&D
    • PI: Dr. Christopher Slatore
  • NIH/NCATS 5KL2TR000152-08

    • The goal of this study is to determine the association between palliative care utilization and patient outcomes and the quality of cancer care using the Veterans Affairs (VA) healthcare system in a mixed-methods approach.
    • Sponsored By: National Institutes of Health
    • PI: Dr. Donald Sullivan
  • Depression and Lung Cancer: Association with Mortality and Processes of Care

    • The goal of this study is to evaluate the association of depression with mortality and other health outcomes among patients with lung cancer.
    • Sponsored By: American Lung Association
    • PI: Dr. Christopher Slatore
  • ICU Stratified Performers

    • The goal of this study is to evaluate the association between admission to high-acuity ICUs versus low-acuity ICUs and the clinical outcomes of low-risk patients.
    • Sponsored By: Medical Research Foundation
    • PI: Dr. Kelly Vranas