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Baker Research Lab

The Baker Research Lab’s interests concern the welfare of people who are unable to produce adequate saliva either due to genetics, autoimmunity or side effects from treatments. A comprehensive approach to hyposalivation involves not just treatment but also preventative aspects, which are both warranted and viable.

Becevic Telehealth Lab

The Telehealth laboratory is dedicated and passionate about studying applications, implementation and usability of virtual platforms in improving access to care for isolated, rural or underserved patients.

Contact

Mirna Becevic, PhD, FAMIA

Assistant Professor

Department of Dermatology
Missouri Telehealth Network
Show-Me ECHO
4215 Phillips Farm Rd., Suite 121
Columbia, Mo., 65212

573-884-5737

becevicm@health.missouri.edu

Biomedical Informatics

The mission of Biomedical Informatics (BMI) is to connect University of Missouri health care professionals and basic scientists who have a problem to solve with quantitative experts across campus in fields such as computer science, math, statistics and engineering.

Contact

Russ Waitman, PhD

Director, Biomedical Informatics

MU School of Medicine
1 Hospital Dr.
Columbia, MO 65212
 

573-882-3376

russ.waitman@health.missouri.edu

Cardiac Cell Physiology Lab

The Cardiac Cellular Physiology laboratory researches fundamental aspects of heart muscle cell function, and examines pathological alterations in muscle cell function in diseases including heart failure, muscular dystrophy, diabetes, cardiomyopathy, and arrhythmia.

Contact

Timothy L Domeier, PhD

Lab Director and Principal Investigator

1 Hospital Dr
Columbia, MO 65212

573-884-1213

domeiert@health.missouri.edu

Center for Education and Development

Helping you become a more valuable member of MU Health Care.

https://ced.muhealth.org/

Contact

Center for Education and Development

573-884-8626

Center for Health Ethics

The MU Center for Health Ethics seeks to address complex ethical issues through dialogue across multiple related disciplines and in the broader academic and public community.

Contact

Lea Brandt

Director, MU Center for Health Ethics

1 Hospital Dr

Columbia, Missouri 65212

573-882-2738

brandtlc@health.missouri.edu

Center for Health Policy

The Center for Health Policy (CHP) is an objective, nonpartisan center of excellence committed to addressing questions of access to quality, affordable health care.

https://healthsciences.missouri.edu/center-for-health-policy/

Contact

Tracy Greever-Rice, PhD, MS

Director

1 Hospital Dr
Columbia, MO 65212

573-882-1491

greeverricet@health.missouri.edu

Center for Patient-Centered Outcomes Research

MU PCOR is a multi-disciplinary Center within the Department of Family and Community Medicine at the University of Missouri School of Medicine. Through a grant from the Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality (AHRQ), we were funded to build capacity for and promote patient-centered outcomes research (PCOR) at Mizzou, collaborate on interventions to change practice, and focus on work with large data sets.

Contact

Lynne Lawrence

1 Hospital Dr

Columbia, Missouri 65212

573-882-3126 

LawrenceLD@missouri.edu

Center for Precision Medicine

The Center for Precision Medicine aims to be the leader in improving the quality of patient care with targeted prevention, precise diagnosis and personalized treatments.

Contact

Luis Martinez-Lemus, DVM, PhD

Director, Center for Precision Medicine

1 Hospital Dr

Columbia, MO 65212

Child Health Research Institute

The primary mission of CHRI is to facilitate research activities, scholarship and innovation within the Department of Child Health and the University of Missouri at large with the ultimate goal of fostering optimal health care and wellness to all children living in mid-Missouri and beyond.