Kari Gillmeyer, MD
Assistant Professor
Boston University School of Medicine
Dept of Medicine
Pulmonary, Allergy, Sleep & Critical Care Medicine

MD, University of Minnesota Medical School

Pronouns: she/her/hers

Dr. Gillmeyer is a health services researcher with a career dedicated to improving quality of care and outcomes for vulnerable patients. Dr. Gillmeyer’s work focuses on pulmonary hypertension, a devastating, progressive disease that exerts a heavy burden on patients and health systems. Through her research, Dr. Gillmeyer hopes to improve the quality, safety, and equity of pulmonary hypertension care and to mitigate health disparities in pulmonary hypertension.

Boston University
Pulmonary Center

2021-2024 Parker B Francis Fellowship Award
2019-2021 F32 HL149236-01: Determining disparities in treatment of pulmonary arterial hypertension nationally

Characterizing Care Coordination in Pulmonary Hypertension: A Mixed Methods Study
07/01/2021 - 06/30/2024 (PI)
Parker B. Francis Fellowship Program

Determining disparities in treatment of pulmonary arterial hypertension nationally
09/01/2019 - 08/31/2021 (PI)
NIH/National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute


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  1. Garcia MA, Rampon GL, Doros G, Jia S, Jagan N, Gillmeyer K, Berical A, Hudspeth J, Ieong M, Modzelewski KL, Schechter-Perkins EM, Ross CS, Rucci JM, Simpson S, Walkey AJ, Bosch NA. Rationale and Design of the Awake Prone Position for Early Hypoxemia in COVID-19 Study Protocol: A Clinical Trial. Ann Am Thorac Soc. 2021 09; 18(9):1560-1566.View Related Profiles. PMID: 33647225
  2. Gillmeyer KR, Miller DR, Glickman ME, Qian SX, Klings ES, Maron BA, Hanlon JT, Rinne ST, Wiener RS. Outcomes of pulmonary vasodilator use in Veterans with pulmonary hypertension associated with left heart disease and lung disease. Pulm Circ. 2021 Apr-Jun; 11(2):20458940211001714.View Related Profiles. PMID: 33868640; PMCID: PMC8020250; DOI: 10.1177/20458940211001714;
  3. Gillmeyer KR, Nunez ER, Rinne ST, Qian SX, Klings ES, Wiener RS. Development and Validation of Algorithms to Identify Pulmonary Arterial Hypertension in Administrative Data. Chest. 2021 May; 159(5):1986-1994.View Related Profiles. PMID: 33345949; PMCID: PMC8129727; DOI: 10.1016/j.chest.2020.12.010;
  4. Lui JK, Bosch NA, Gillmeyer KR, Reardon CC. Novel Therapeutic Approaches for Pulmonary Manifestations of Systemic Sclerosis. Am J Respir Crit Care Med. 2020 09 15; 202(6):878-880.View Related Profiles. PMID: 32574505; PMCID: PMC7491395; DOI: 10.1164/rccm.202002-0307RR;
  5. Gillmeyer KR, Rinne ST, Walkey AJ, Qian SX, Wiener RS. How Closely Do Clinical Trial Participants Resemble "Real-World" Patients with Groups 2 and 3 Pulmonary Hypertension? A Structured Review. Ann Am Thorac Soc. 2020 06; 17(6):779-783.View Related Profiles. PMID: 32150687; PMCID: PMC7258417; DOI: 10.1513/AnnalsATS.202001-003RL;
  6. Gillmeyer KR, Rinne ST, Glickman ME, Lee KM, Shao Q, Qian SX, Klings ES, Maron BA, Hanlon JT, Miller DR, Wiener RS. Factors Associated With Potentially Inappropriate Phosphodiesterase-5 Inhibitor Use for Pulmonary Hypertension in the United States, 2006 to 2015. Circ Cardiovasc Qual Outcomes. 2020 05; 13(5):e005993.View Related Profiles. PMID: 32393128; PMCID: PMC7344878; DOI: 10.1161/CIRCOUTCOMES.119.005993;
  7. Gillmeyer KR, Lee KM, Shao Q, Miller DR, Maron BA, Klings ES, Rinne ST, Wiener RS. Multisystem Healthcare Use among U.S. Veterans with Pulmonary Hypertension. Ann Am Thorac Soc. 2019 08; 16(8):1072-1074.View Related Profiles. PMID: 31026406; PMCID: PMC6774747; DOI: 10.1513/AnnalsATS.201902-109RL;
  8. Gillmeyer KR, Lee MM, Link AP, Klings ES, Rinne ST, Wiener RS. Response. Chest. 2019 05; 155(5):1077-1078.View Related Profiles. PMID: 31060692; PMCID: PMC7268430; DOI: 10.1016/j.chest.2019.02.003;
  9. Gillmeyer KR, Lee MM, Link AP, Klings ES, Rinne ST, Wiener RS. Accuracy of Algorithms to Identify Pulmonary Arterial Hypertension in Administrative Data: A Systematic Review. Chest. 2019 04; 155(4):680-688.View Related Profiles. PMID: 30471268; PMCID: PMC6514429; DOI: 10.1016/j.chest.2018.11.004;

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Bar chart showing 9 publications over 4 distinct years, with a maximum of 4 publications in 2020

In addition to these self-described keywords below, a list of MeSH based concepts is available here.

Pulmonary hypertension
Health disparities
Care organization
Care delivery
Health services research
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