Dr. Knight is a Professor in the Division of Epidemiology within the Department of Internal Medicine at the University of Utah where she directs a program in Health Services Research in Genomic Medicine. She serves as Co-Director of the VA Advanced Fellowship in Health Services Research at the VA Salt Lake City Health System. She has the leadership experience, the track record as a research mentor, and the strong motivation to mentor students, fellows, and early career faculty members. She is also Co-Director of Community Collaboration and Engagement in the Utah Clinical & Translational Science Institute (CTSI). She trained as a clinical health psychologist and health services researcher with her work directed to improve the conceptualization and measurement of patient values, goals, and preferences for care and social determinants of health. Her background includes community and health system engagement, and she has conducted research using innovative survey and interview approaches. She has served as the Principal Investigator or Co-Investigator on multiple large projects with more than 25 years of funding from the VA, NCI, American Cancer Society, NIA, NHGRI, and DoD. Her work involves mixed methods where qualitative and quantitative studies are used to develop conceptual frameworks, measures, and dissemination and implementation of evidence-based practices.