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Julie Christine Lauffenburger, Ph.D., Pharm.D.

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Julie C. Lauffenburger, PharmD, PhD, is an Assistant Professor in Medicine at Harvard Medical School and an epidemiologist in the Division of Pharmacoepidemiology and Pharmacoeconomics at Brigham and Women's Hospital. Her work focuses medication optimization and adherence in chronic diseases, where she has expertise in pragmatic trials, observational study designs, and predictive analytics. Additional areas of interest include developing and evaluating scalable behavioral interventions to improve healthcare delivery, especially using technology and Health IT. She is currently a Principal Investigator of several projects from the NIH and is an Associate Editor (Technical Editor and Scientific Communications Liaison) for Circulation: Cardiovascular Quality and Outcomes.

At the Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health, she is an Assistant Professor in the Department of Epidemiology and directs the Epidemiologic Methods in Health Services Research Course (EPI235). Dr. Lauffenburger is also the Assistant Director of the Center for Healthcare Delivery Sciences and a practicing pharmacist at the Brigham and Women's Hospital. Dr. Lauffenburger completed her PhD at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill and her PharmD from the University of Pittsburgh.

Research
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  1. R21AG075928 (LAUFFENBURGER, JULIE CHRISTINE) Feb 1, 2022 - Jan 31, 2024
    NIH
    Reducing cognitive decline in patients with mild cognitive impairment and Alzheimer's Disease and related dementias by developing and testing clinician and caregiver deprescribing tools
    Role: Principal Investigator
  2. R01MD014874 (CHOUDHRY, NITEESH K) Mar 9, 2020 - Dec 31, 2024
    NIH
    Leveraging electronic health record tools to reduce health disparities for patients with uncontrolled hypertension
    Role: Co-Principal Investigator
  3. K01HL141538 (LAUFFENBURGER, JULIE CHRISTINE) Apr 17, 2018 - Mar 31, 2023
    NIH
    Development of a novel medication adherability tool to improve cardiovascular disease management
    Role: Principal Investigator
  4. Jan 1, 2018 - Mar 31, 2019
    National Institute for Health Care Management (NIHCM)
    Addressing modifiable healthcare spending through dynamic modeling approaches
    Role: Principal Investigator
  5. R33AG057388 (CHOUDHRY, NITEESH K) Sep 15, 2017 - Aug 31, 2022
    NIH
    Optimizing electronic health record prompts with behavioral economics to improve prescribing for older adults
    Role: Co-Principal Investigator
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Funded by the NIH National Center for Advancing Translational Sciences through its Clinical and Translational Science Awards Program, grant number UL1TR002541.