Dan R. Berlowitz, MD
Boston University School of Public Health
Dept of Health Law, Policy & Management

MD, Albert Einstein College of Medicine
MPH, Boston University

Dr. Berlowitz is a professor of health policy and management at Boston University School of Public Health and director of the Center for Health Quality, Outcomes, and Economic Research. He leads a research team dedicated to assessing and improving the quality of health care in both ambulatory and long-term care settings. His research on ambulatory care focuses on the management of chronic medical conditions such as diabetes and hypertension. In the long-term care setting, he is a strong proponent of assessing nursing home care through the use of risk-adjusted outcomes calculated from administrative databases. Using pressure ulcer development as the model, he has demonstrated how these data may address a variety of policy-relevant issues. He received an MD from the Albert Einstein College of Medicine and an MPH from Boston University.

Boston University School of Medicine
General Internal Medicine Section

Bedford VA - Edith Nourse Rogers Memorial VA Hosp

Personnel Agreement for Research Services of Qing Shao
09/30/2014 - 09/29/2017 (PI of Sub-Project / SP)
PI: Allen L. Gifford, MD
Department of Veterans Administration, B

Personnel Agreement for Research Services of Qing Shao
12/01/2013 - 09/29/2014 (PI)
Bedford VA Research Corporation, Inc. Systagenix

Personnel agreement for research services of Ryan Powell
09/01/2011 - 09/29/2014 (PI)
Bedford VA Research Corporation, Inc.

Pressure Ulcer Rates In Descri
04/01/1998 - 03/31/2000 (PI)
1 RO1 HS09768-01

Yr Title Project-Sub Proj Pubs
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  1. Jasuja GK, Bhasin S, Rose AJ, Reisman JI, Hanlon JT, Miller DR, Morreale AP, Pogach LM, Cunningham FE, Park A, Wiener RS, Gifford AL, Berlowitz DR. Provider and Site-Level Determinants of Testosterone Prescribing in the Veterans Healthcare System. J Clin Endocrinol Metab. 2017 Sep 01; 102(9):3226-3233.View Related Profiles. PMID: 28911150.
  2. Bress AP, Bellows BK, King JB, Hess R, Beddhu S, Zhang Z, Berlowitz DR, Conroy MB, Fine L, Oparil S, Morisky DE, Kazis LE, Ruiz-Negrón N, Powell J, Tamariz L, Whittle J, Wright JT, Supiano MA, Cheung AK, Weintraub WS, Moran AE. Cost-Effectiveness of Intensive versus Standard Blood-Pressure Control. N Engl J Med. 2017 08 24; 377(8):745-755.View Related Profiles. PMID: 28834469.
  3. Berlowitz DR, Foy CG, Kazis LE, Bolin LP, Conroy MB, Fitzpatrick P, Gure TR, Kimmel PL, Kirchner K, Morisky DE, Newman J, Olney C, Oparil S, Pajewski NM, Powell J, Ramsey T, Simmons DL, Snyder J, Supiano MA, Weiner DE, Whittle J. Effect of Intensive Blood-Pressure Treatment on Patient-Reported Outcomes. N Engl J Med. 2017 08 24; 377(8):733-744.View Related Profiles. PMID: 28834483.
  4. Snow AL, Jacobs ML, Palmer JA, Parmelee PA, Allen RS, Wewiorski NJ, Hilgeman MM, Vinson LD, Berlowitz DR, Halli-Tierney AD, Hartmann CW. Development of a New Tool for Systematic Observation of Nursing Home Resident and Staff Engagement and Relationship. Gerontologist. 2017 May 11.View Related Profiles. PMID: 28499032; DOI: 10.1093/geront/gnw255;.
  5. Odden MC, Peralta CA, Berlowitz DR, Johnson KC, Whittle J, Kitzman DW, Beddhu S, Nord JW, Papademetriou V, Williamson JD, Pajewski NM. Effect of Intensive Blood Pressure Control on Gait Speed and Mobility Limitation in Adults 75 Years or Older: A Randomized Clinical Trial. JAMA Intern Med. 2017 Apr 01; 177(4):500-507. PMID: 28166324; DOI: 10.1001/jamainternmed.2016.9104;.
  6. Jasuja GK, Bhasin S, Reisman JI, Hanlon JT, Miller DR, Morreale AP, Pogach LM, Cunningham FE, Park A, Berlowitz DR, Rose AJ. Who Gets Testosterone? Patient Characteristics Associated with Testosterone Prescribing in the Veteran Affairs System: a Cross-Sectional Study. J Gen Intern Med. 2017 Mar; 32(3):304-311.View Related Profiles. PMID: 27995426; DOI: 10.1007/s11606-016-3940-7;.
  7. Boehmer U, Glickman M, Jones JA, Orner MB, Wheler C, Berlowitz DR, Kressin NR. Dental Care in an Equal Access System Valuing Equity: Are There Racial Disparities? Med Care. 2016 Nov; 54(11):998-1004.View Related Profiles. PMID: 27219638.
  8. Berlowitz DR, Breaux-Shropshire T, Foy CG, Gren LH, Kazis L, Lerner AJ, Newman JC, Powell JR, Riley WT, Rosman R, Wadley VG, Williams JA. Hypertension Treatment and Concern About Falling: Baseline Data from the Systolic Blood Pressure Intervention Trial. J Am Geriatr Soc. 2016 Nov; 64(11):2302-2306.View Related Profiles. PMID: 27640987; DOI: 10.1111/jgs.14441;.
  9. Foy CG, Newman JC, Berlowitz DR, Russell LP, Kimmel PL, Wadley VG, Thomas HN, Lerner AJ, Riley WT. Blood Pressure, Sexual Activity, and Dysfunction in Women With Hypertension: Baseline Findings From the Systolic Blood Pressure Intervention Trial (SPRINT). J Sex Med. 2016 Sep; 13(9):1333-46. PMID: 27555505; DOI: 10.1016/j.jsxm.2016.06.014;.
  10. Berlowitz DR. Understanding Uncontrolled Hypertension. J Clin Hypertens (Greenwich). 2016 Nov; 18(11):1155-1156. PMID: 27481451; DOI: 10.1111/jch.12875;.
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