Jason Hurwitz, MS, PhD, is an investigator with the College of Pharmacy's Center Center for Health Outcomes and PharmacoEconomic (HOPE) Research and with the University of Arizona Comparative Effectiveness Research Group (UA CER Group). He also worked jointly as a research associate with the College of Education, and was a former PhRMA Foundation Post-Doctoral Fellow in Health Outcomes Research. He earned his PhD in educational psychology from the University of Wisconsin in Madison, with clinical and scholarly expertise in assessment, intervention, and outcomes evaluation.
His recently funded research includes evaluating medication-therapy management and integrative medicine outcome, and increasing the roles of treatment heterogenity, comparative eddectiveness research, and real-world evidence in healthcare decision making. Dr. Hurwitz has also collaborated on decision modeling research, and since 2009, teaches related content to medical professionals in numerous training programs sponsored by the University of Arizona College of Pharmacy. He also teaches a weekly seminar on research methods, data analysis, and statistics to HOPE Center post doctoral trainees.