Who We Are

Leadership & Investigators

Executive Committee

• David R. Flum, MD, MPH
• Larry G. Kessler, ScD
• Sean D. Sullivan, PhD
• Peter Tarczy-Hornoch, MD

Administrative Core

• David R. Flum, MD, MPH - Medical Director
• Sarah Jones - Administrator
• Anna Shaffer - Public Information & Stakeholder Engagement Specialist
• Sarah O. Lawrence, MA - Project Manager, Stakeholder Engagement

CER & PCOR Methods Core

• E. Beth Devine, PharmD, MBA, PhD - Lead 
• David R. Flum, MD, MPH - Medical Director
• N. David Yanez, PhD - Lead
• Farhood Farjah, MD, MPH - Clinical Expert
Ellen L. Derrick, MD - Clinical Expert
• John L. Gore, MD, MS - Clinical Expert 
• Larry G. Kessler, ScD 
• Danielle Lavallee, PharmD, PhD
• Mark Meissner, MD - Clinical Expert
• Neal Shonnard, MD - SCOAP Associate Medical Director, Spine SCOAP
• Sean D. Sullivan, PhD

Dissemination & Implementation

• Danielle Lavallee, PharmD, PhD - Lead, PROs in Practice 

Informatics Core

• Peter Tarczy-Hornoch, MD - Lead
• Erik Van Eaton, MD
• E. Beth Devine, PharmD, MBA, PhD
• Meliha Yetisgen-Yildiz, PhD 
• Megan Zadworny, MHA - Project Manager

Patient Voices & CERTAIN Hub

• David R. Flum, MD, MPH - Medical Director
• Sarah Jones - Administrator
• Elizabeth Austin, MPH - Senior Project Manager
• Danielle Lavallee, PharmD, PhD - Lead

Stakeholder Engagement & Patient Advisory Network

• Danielle Lavallee, PharmD, PhD - Lead 
• Anna Shaffer - Public Information & Stakeholder Engagement Specialist
• Sarah O. Lawrence, MA - Project Manager