Karen Schifferdecker is the Director of the Center for Program Design and Evaluation (CPDE) at Dartmouth and an Associate Professor at The Dartmouth Institute for Health Policy and Clinical Practice and Community and Family Medicine at the Geisel School of Medicine. A medical anthropologist, she has over 20 years of experience overseeing and conducting research and evaluation of projects and programs in institutions, clinical sites, and community-based settings using mixed methods. As director of CPDE, she has overseen the evaluation of over 50 projects and grants awarded from multiple foundations and agencies, including the National Science Foundation, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, National Institutes of Health, and the Administration for Children and Families. Her mixed methods publications have been cited multiple times, including in a guide book by NIH on “Best Practices for Mixed Methods Research in the Health Sciences” and as an excellent example of a mixed methods design for health services research in the book “Mixed Methods in Health Sciences Research” by Curry and Nunez-Smith, 2015.
Schifferdecker earned a BA from Luther College in Decorah, Iowa, an MA and PhD from the University of Connecticut, and an MPH from Dartmouth College.
Alford-Teaster J, Vaclavik D, Imset I, Schiffelbein J, Lyons K, Kapadia N, Olson A, McGrath EB, Schifferdecker K, Onega T
J Cancer Surviv|2023 Dec 8
Golding SA, Hasson RM, Kinney LM, Kyung EJ, Bardach SH, Perry AN, Boardman MB, Halloran SR, Youkilis SL, Fay KA, Bird TL, Bridges CJ, Schifferdecker KE
Am J Med Qual|2023 Sep-Oct 01
Alford-Teaster J, Vaclavik DD, Imset I, Schiffelbein J, Lyons K, Kapadia N, Olson A, McGrath E, Schifferdecker K, Onega T
Res Sq|2023 Jun 30
Schifferdecker KE, Ramesh NP, Walter LC, Calderwood AH
J Gen Intern Med|2023 Sep
Schifferdecker KE, Butcher RL, Murray GF, Knutzen KE, Kapadia NS, Brooks GA, Wasp GT, Eggly S, Hanson LC, Rocque GB, Perry AN, Barnato AE
BMC Palliat Care|2023 May 16