Spotlight on Engagement: Barb King

Improving ambulation during a hospital stay Lead Researcher: Barb King, PhD, RN, APRN-BC; UW-Madison School of Nursing What is the focus of your research? The focus of my research is to improve outcomes for hospitalized …

Spotlight on Engagement: Sara Fernandes-Taylor

Designing a smart phone app to improve outcomes after surgery Lead Researcher: Sara Fernandes-Taylor, PhD; Department of Surgery, UW-Madison School of Medicine and Public Health What is the focus of your research? Our research program …

Spotlight on Engagement: Gwen Costa Jacobsohn

Provider-patient communication in managing chronic childhood conditions Lead Researcher: Gwen Costa Jacobsohn, PhD,  Primary Care Research Fellow; UW-Madison School of Medicine and Public Health What is the focus of your research? My research looks at …

Check it Out: New patient engagement in research article

Article on Research Participants’ Expectations for Medical Care The CARDS have reviewed many consent forms, providing useful feedback to researchers on making forms easier to understand. What happens when participants do not understand consent forms …