Emily O'Brien PhD

Emily O'Brien

Core Faculty

Emily O'Brien, PhD

Degree

PhD, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

I am an epidemiologist and health services researcher at the Duke Clinical Research Institute. My research focuses on comparative effectiveness, patient-centered outcomes, and pragmatic health services research in cardiovascular and pulmonary disease.

Areas of expertise: Epidemiology, Health Services Research, and Clinical Decision Sciences

Cooper-DeHoff RM, Fontil V, Carton T, Chamberlain AM, Todd J, O’Brien EC, et al. Tracking Blood Pressure Control Performance and Process Metrics in 25 US Health Systems: The PCORnet Blood Pressure Control Laboratory. J Am Heart Assoc. 2021 Nov 2;10(21):e022224.

Richesson RL, Marsolo KS, Douthit BJ, Staman K, Ho PM, Dailey D, et al. Enhancing the use of EHR systems for pragmatic embedded research: lessons from the NIH Health Care Systems Research Collaboratory. J Am Med Inform Assoc. 2021 Oct 1;

Friedland A, Hernandez AF, Anstrom KJ, Chen-Lim ML, Cohen LW, Currier JS, et al. Design of the Healthcare Worker Exposure Response and Outcomes (HERO) research platform. Contemp Clin Trials. 2021 Oct;109:106525.