Jerry C. Parker, PhD

Jerry Parker

Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation

Associate Dean Emeritus
Professor Emeritus for Research


Academic Information

Associate Dean Emeritus
Professor Emeritus for Research


1 Hospital Drive
Columbia, MO 65212
United States

P. 573-884-0042

Research Interests

  • Health outcomes research with a focus on the use of data extractions from electronic health records
  • Use of advanced health IT to improve health outcomes at the population level
  • Use of data-sharing technologies to analyze health data from multiple institutions

Areas of Expertise

  • Health Outcomes
  • Health Informatics
  • Population Health

Education & Training

Post-Graduate School

University of Missouri, 1976

Awards & Honors

  • 1986 Outstanding Research Psychologist, APA Psychologists in Public Service
  • 1990 Merit Award, Outstanding Clinical Scholarship in Rheumatology, Arthritis Health Professions Assoc.
  • 1996 Fellow, Division of Health Psychology, American Psychological Association
  • 1997 Outstanding Psychologist Administrator, APA Psychologists in Public Service (VA Section)
  • 2008 Distinguished Service Award for Lifetime Achievement, National Association of Rehabilitation Research Training Centers
  • 2014 Honorary Medical Alumni Award, MU School of Medicine
  • 2014 Association of American Medical Colleges (AAMC) Clinical Care Innovation Challenge Award, Project Leader, MU Health System


  • Mosa, A.S.M, Yoo, I., Parker, J.C. (2015) Online Electronic Data Capture and Research Data Repository System for Clinical and Translational Research. Missouri Medicine, 112(1), 46-52.
  • Popejoy L, Jaddoo J, Sherman J, Howk C, Nguyen R, Parker JC. (2015) Monitoring Resource Utilization in a Healthcare Coordination Program. Professional Case Management. In press.