Research is a major part of the program in the Division of General Internal Medicine. We are active in basic and clinical/translational research, quality improvement and educational scholarship.
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Penn State Health General Internal Medicine faculty members are actively engaged in research, including that funded by federal and non-federal sponsors.
Topics of interest include:
- Behavioral medicine
- Brief interventions
- Chronic medical conditions
- Complementary, alternative, mind-body and integrated medicine
- Domestic violence
- End-of-life care
- Evidence-based medicine
- Family planning
- Fitness, nutrition and weight control
- Geriatric medicine
- Health information technology
- History of medicine
- Humanities in medicine
- Informed decision-making
- Medical education
- Palliative care
- Patient education and safety
- Women’s health
Jennifer Kraschnewski, MD, MPH, is Associate Director of Research in the Division of General Internal Medicine.
To speak to someone about internal medicine research, please call 717-531-8161.