Title: Senior Fellow
Other offices/titles: HealthPartners Senior Medical Director for Behavioral Health; President, Minnesota Psychiatric Society; member, Minnesota Governor’s Advisory Council for Mental Health; member, Health Services Advisory Group Technical Expert Panel for Inpatient Psychiatric Facility Measures; member, National Quality Forum’s Standing Committee on Behavioral Health Measures; Board of Directors member, National Alliance for the Mentally Ill, Minnesota Branch.
Academic appointment: Clinical Assistant Professor of Psychiatry, University of Minnesota Medical School Department of Psychiatry.
Year joined the Institute: 2018
Education and training: MD, University of Minnesota Medical School, Minneapolis; Chief residency, University of Wisconsin, Madison.
- Regional quality improvement initiatives and collaboratives, including depression guidelines
- Improving depression outcomes in primary care and behavioral health clinics
- Improving care and longevity for patients with mental illnesses and/or chemical dependency