Ph.D. Student Profile

Dori  Cross

Dori Cross, B.S.P.H., B.A.

  • PhD Candidate (Spring 2018)
  • Cognate: Organizational Studies

Education

  • B.S.P.H., B.A.  (Health Policy and Management, Economics), University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

Research Interests & Projects

  • Provider use of health information technology
  • Health information exchange
  • Care coordination and care transitions for complex patient populations
  • Team-based care
  • Implementation science

Dori’s research seeks to understand and promote organizational changes that improve care coordination and care transitions for complex patient populations, with a particular interest in understanding effective implementation and use of health IT in this context. Her dissertation is entitled “Electronic Information Sharing to Support Post-Acute Care Transitions”.