Rachel Thompson, PhD BPsySc(Hons)

Assistant Professor of Health Policy and Clinical Practice

Rachel Thompson, PhD BPsySc (Hons)





PhD, The University of Queensland, 2012 BPsySc(Hons), The University of Queensland, 2003


The Dartmouth Institute for Health Policy & Clinical Practice
The Preference Laboratory

Areas of Expertise

Rachel Thompson has a background in health psychology and conducts applied research to enhance provider-patient communication; facilitate shared decision-making; support providers to understand and respond to the needs and preferences of patients; and strengthen the patient voice in the design and evaluation of health services, clinical trials, and health care guidelines and policies.

Short Bio

Published Research

In the Media

Doctors Don’t Know What Women Want To Know About Birth Control NPR, June 10, 2014 »