Kathryn Martinez, Ph.D.
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About Kathryn Martinez, Ph.D.
Kathryn A. Martinez, PhD, MPH is Associate Staff at Cleveland Clinic’s Medicine Institute. Dr. Martinez is a health services researcher with an emphasis on medical decision making. Her specific interest is in how patients and physicians use information about risks and benefits of different treatment strategies to inform patient-centered and evidence-based decisions.
Dr. Martinez holds a BA from Carnegie Mellon University, an MPH from the University of California, Los Angeles, and a PhD in Health Services Research and Policy from the Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health. Her dissertation work was fully supported by an award from the Medical Outcomes Trust for advancing the science of patient-centered outcomes research. Following her PhD, Dr. Martinez completed a postdoctoral fellowship at the VA Ann Arbor Center for Clinical Management Research and the University of Michigan in the Division of General Medicine, where she was a member of the Cancer Surveillance and Outcomes Research Team.
Education & Professional Highlights
Education & Fellowships
Medical Education - Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health
Health Policy & Management
Baltimore, MD USA
Graduate School - University of California Los Angeles
Masters in Public Health
Los Angeles, CA USA
Undergraduate - Carnegie Mellon University
History and Public Policy
Pittsburgh, PA USA
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