Paul J. Barr, MSc, PhD

Assistant Professor of Health Policy and Clinical Practice
The Dartmouth Institute for Health Policy & Clinical Practice

Paul J. Barr





PhD - Health Services Research, Queen’s University Belfast, Ireland
MSc - Public Health, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, UK
BSc - Psychology, Queen’s University Belfast, Ireland

Primary Contact

Lisa D. Sharp Grady

Curriculum Vitae


The Dartmouth Institute of Health Policy & Clinical Practice
Geisel School of Medicine at Dartmouth College
The Preference Laboratory

Areas of Expertise

Patient Engagement
Shared Decision Making
Measure Design and Assessment
Mental Health
Primary Care Practice
Research Methods


The Margaret Kenwright Young Scientist of the Year Award
26th Annual Conference of the British Blood Transfusion Society, Llandudno, Wales. 2008

Health and Social Care Services Research Studentship
Research and Development Office, Belfast, Ireland. 2004 - 2010

Gordon and Betty Moore Foundation. “Evaluating CollaboRATE, a fast and frugal measure of shared decision making, in the clinical settings”. Lead Co-Investigator.

Wales School for Primary Care Research, Cardiff, Wales. “Scoping study to inform future research to develop and implement a generic reported outcome measure of patient empowerment in primary care”. Co-Investigator.