Patients and Populations

Director Joel Heidelbaugh, M.D.

Co-Director Allison Ruff, M.D.

Co-Director Eric Walford, M.D.

Co-Director Shira Yun, M.D.

Coordinator Andrea Murawa

This Branch provides a detailed focus on both outpatient and inpatient experiences, clinic- and hospital-based exposure across primary care and specialty care, population health management, the patient-centered medical home model, team-based care and care coordination, public health and policy provisions, community-based partners and resources, motivational interviewing to improve outcomes in chronic disease management, basic radiology and office-based procedures, mental health services and counseling, substance abuse evaluation and treatment, pharmacology and medication management, and cost-effective provisions of care.