The Glasgow Research Group studies the interface between health services research and implementation. It specifically focuses on innovation, design, and implementation of work in pursuit of value in surgical care.
The Hanson Research Group is focused on disentangling the interactions of genetic and environmental influences on disease risk throughout the life course, and linking their findings to clinical measures that can be used to improve precision strategies for screening and treatment.
The Morrow Research Group examines the cost-effectiveness of paraesophageal hernia repairs, the utility of cholecystostomy tubes in moderate to severe acute cholecystitis, and patient-reported outcomes in bariatric surgery.
The Urologic Oncology Group focuses on health services research in genitourinary cancers. This group combines unique interdisciplinary training in surgical oncology and the social sciences, resulting in innovative research.