Title: Clinical researcher
Joined the Institute: 2007
Education and training: MD and residency, University of Minnesota Medical School, Minneapolis; MBA in healthcare, University of St Thomas.
Overview/research interests: Dr. Haake’s research interest include brain, spinal cord, nerves and muscles; disorders that affect the brain, such as pain, stroke, dementia, Parkinson’s disease, multiple sclerosis, and epilepsy; diagnosis in patients with weakness, numbness, spells, confusion, incoordination, or abnormal movements; optimization of health care delivery to maximize service and quality of care.
Dr. Haake has also been involved in research on care model development in pain and spine care, as well as clinical trials in dementia and stroke.