Medication Adherence Research at the NIH

April 15, 2014
3:00 PM
Wendy Nilsen, PhD
UPMC Montefiore Hospital, LHAS Auditorium

Wendy Nilsen, PhD is a Health Scientist Administrator at the NIH Office of Behavioral and Social Sciences Research (OBSSR).  Dr. Nilsen leads the development of the NIH mHealth Public-Private Partnership and co-leads the NIH mPower mHealth group, convening meetings to address methodology and barriers to the utilization of mobile technology in research.  She is also the chair of the Adherence Network, a trans-NIH initiative whose goal is to provide leadership and vision for adherence research at the NIH.  The mission of the Adherence Network is to pursue opportunities for strengthening adherence research at the NIH while innovating beyond existing investments.