Monday, Dec 9
Sharon Kardia: Genomics in the Health & Retirement Study
Postdoctoral Fellow, RWJ Clinical Scholars Program, Internal Medicine.
Postdoctoral Fellow Affiliate, Population Studies Center.
M.D., University of Iowa
Dr. Hughes is a family physician who pursued her undergraduate studies in zoology and Spanish at Iowa State University, her graduate training in health policy at The George Washington University, and her medical degree at the University of Iowa. She is now a Robert Wood Johnson Foundation Clinical Scholar after completing her residency at the University of Washington in Seattle. Her research interests largely focus on improving and strengthening access to and delivery of primary care. Specifically, her interests include primary care workforce development, innovations in care delivery, transitions of care, high utilizers in the medical home, and adequacy of family medicine residency education.