The following scholars have been accepted to the National Clinician Scholars Program (NCSP) at IHPI beginning in July 2022.
Samia Abdelnabi, Ph.D., M.S.N., FNP-C, C.N.M.
Research Interests: Developing and implementing interventions using traditional Arabic and Islamic medicine to reduce infertility-related stress and improve psychosocial well-being among Muslim couples experiencing infertility.
Alexander Janke, M.D., VA Scholar
Research Interests: Integrating diverse data sources and research methods to better understand the U.S. acute care system and advocate for the people who use it.
Joshua Rager, M.D., M.A., VA Scholar
Research Interests: Using ethics-informed approaches to examine and enhance preventive health interventions and shared decision-making in adult primary care with patients of low socioeconomic status.
Rishi Sekar, M.D.
Research Interests: Investigating the impact of health policy and health care delivery model innovation in fostering high-value care in urologic oncology and leveraging patient and community-centered outcomes in designing targeted interventions.
Hideyo Tsumura, D.N.P., M.S.N., R.N., CRNA, Ph.D. Candidate, VA Scholar
Research Interests: Investigating the association between intraoperative ventilator parameters and the incidence of postoperative pulmonary complications.
Catherine Wagner, M.D.
Research Interests: Investigating outcomes disparities in cardiac surgery and improving diversity within cardiac surgery.