Steering Committee - Seattle-Denver Center of Innovation (COIN)
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Steering Committee

We greatly appreciate the service of our Steering Committee which is comprised of VA operational partners, leaders in patient-centered care, and health services research experts charged with: 
     - Assessing the relevance of the Center research portfolio to VA and HSR&D service priorities
     - Reviewing strategic goals, assessing progress, refining plans for the upcoming year
     - Reviewing Investigator productivity and providing Directors with external feedback
     - Identifying opportunities for growth and/or change, including external faculty searches or promotions

  Seattle-Denver COIN

Center Expert & Stakeholder Forum

2020 Membership

 Leigh Anderson, MD   Chief Medical Officer VISN 19
 Francine Barley  Veteran/Community Member
 Michael Fine, MD, MSc - CHAIR  Director of CHERP, Pittsburgh & Philadelphia VA
 Hilary Godwin, PhD, BS  Dean, UW School of Public Health
 Mark Gritz, PhD, BS  University of Colorado
 Jeffrey Harris, MD, MPH, MBA  Chair, Department of Health Services, UW
 Catherine Kaminetzky, MD, MPH  Chief of Staff, VA Puget Sound
 Robert Keith, MD  ACOS R&D, VA Eastern Colorado
 Susan Kirsh, MD  ADUSH, Office of Access
 Thomas Klobucar, PhD, MA, BA  Executive Director, VA Office of Rural Health
 Jean Kutner, MD, MSPH  Chief Medical Officer, UC School of Medicine
 Nick Potochny, MD  Deputy Chief Medical Officer VISN 20
 Jonathan Samet, MD, MS  Dean, Colorado School of Public Health