Posted On October 09, 2020
Jill Slaboda, PhD is a Principal Investigator on the Clinical Research team at the Gary and Mary West Health Institute. Jill works closely with health system collaborators across the country to identify and prioritize applied research studies that can demonstrate innovative ways in which healthcare can be delivered to better enable successful aging. Prior to joining the Gary and Mary West Health Institute, she worked as a project coordinator at company that worked on improving the quality of healthcare for Nevada seniors through the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services Quality Improvement Organization/ Quality Improvement Network contract. She has academic research experience in rehabilitation engineering working on identifying differences in postural responses in patients with stroke as a postdoctoral training at Temple University and identifying differences in treatment outcomes of chronic lower back pain patients as a graduate student at University of Pittsburgh. Jill holds a Doctor of Philosophy degree in bioengineering from the University of Pittsburgh.