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Anne M. Turner

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Professor, Health Systems and Population Health
Professor, Biomedical Informatics and Medical Education


Education

MPH   University of Washington, 2005   (Health Services, Medical Informatics)
MLIS   University of Washington, 2001   (Information Sciences)
MD   Brown University, 1985   (Medicine)
BS   University of California (Irvine), 1981   (Biology)

Contact Info

email:   amturner@uw.edu

office:   HRC 437

address:
University of Washington
3980 15th Ave NE
Seattle, WA 98195-1621

campus box:   351621
voice:   206-221-3615

Public health workforce information workflow; public health digital libraries; natural language processing to access to public health gray literature


Turner AM, Taylor JO, Hartzler AL, Osterhage KP, Bosold AL, Painter IS, Demiris G. Personal health information management among healthy older adults: Varying needs and approaches. J Am Med Inform Assoc. 2020 Aug 22. pii: ocaa121. doi: 10.1093/jamia/ocaa121. [Epub ahead of print]  PMID: 32827030    PMCID: PMC7883968
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Engelsma T, Jaspers MWM, Turner AM. Best Practices for Designing Discrete Choice Experiments and the Use for Older Adults with Cognitive Impairment. Stud Health Technol Inform. 2020 Jun 16;270:1213-1214. doi: 10.3233/SHTI200368.  PMID: 32570585
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Petrescu-Prahova M, Osterhage K, Taylor JO, Painter I, Choi Y, Turner AM. Older Adult Health-Related Support Networks: Implications for the Design of Digital Communication Tools. Innov Aging. 2020 Jun 9;4(3):igaa020. doi: 10.1093/geroni/igaa020. eCollection 2020.  PMID: 32665982    PMCID: PMC7325148
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Sakaguchi-Tang DK, Turner AM, Taylor JO, Kientz JA. Connected Personas: Translating the Complexity of Older Adult Personal Health Information Management for Designers of Health Information Technologies. AMIA Annu Symp Proc. 2020 Mar 4;2019:1177-1186. eCollection 2019.  PMID: 32308915    PMCID: PMC7153085
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Turner AM, Engelsma T, Taylor JO, Sharma RK, Demiris G. Recruiting older adult participants through crowdsourcing platforms: Mechanical Turk versus Prolific Academic. AMIA Annu Symp Proc. 2021 Jan 25;2020:1230-1238. eCollection 2020.  PMID: 33936499    PMCID: PMC8075523
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2019
Chair, thesis committee for Stephanie Stover
Participation in and Perceptions of SNAP-Ed-Related Activities Among Lower-Income Families with Children: Assessments from the 2016 Washington State SNAP-Ed and Farmers Market Access Evaluation

2018
Chair, thesis committee for Alyssa Bosold
Racial/ethnic differences in long-acting reversible contraception use following the Affordable Care Act's contraception coverage mandate

2018
Chair, thesis committee for Kate Goldberg
Oral disease in immigrant children attending a university dental clinic

2017
Member, thesis committee for Amritha Bhat
Delivering perinatal depression care in a rural obstetric setting: a mixed methods analysis of feasibliity, acceptability, effectiveness.

Health Promotion and Disease Prevention Centers
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)
PI:   Hannon           Dates:    9/30/2021 - 9/29/2022

SHARE-NW: Solutions in Health Analytics for Rural Equity across the Northwest
HHS Office of Minority Health
PI:   Bekemeier           Dates:    7/1/2021 - 6/30/2022

Connecting Behavioral Science to COVID-19 Vaccine Demand (CBS-CVD) Network
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)
PI:   Hannon           Dates:    4/15/2021 - 3/16/2022

Advancing Arthritis Public Health Priorities through Evaluation of Alternate Delivery Modes for Intervention Programs
Society for Public Health Education (SOPHE)
PI:   Turner           Dates:    12/1/2020 - 7/31/2021

Piloting the Remote Delivery of Falls Prevention Programs
National Council on the Aging (NCOA)
PI:   Turner           Dates:    10/1/2020 - 7/31/2021

Health Promotion and Disease Prevention Research Centers
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)
PI:   Hannon           Dates:    9/30/2020 - 9/29/2021

Approaches to Addressing Arthritis
Washington State Department of Health (DOH)
PI:   Turner           Dates:    7/1/2020 - 6/30/2021

SHARE-NW: Solutions in Health Analytics for Rural Equity across the Northwest
HHS Office of Minority Health
PI:   Bekemeier           Dates:    7/1/2020 - 6/30/2021

Person-centered decision making: Developing a choice-based preference tool for transitions in dementia care
National Institutes of Health (NIH)
PI:   Turner           Dates:    4/1/2020 - 3/31/2025

Health Promotion and Disease Prevention Research Centers
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)
PI:   Hannon           Dates:    9/30/2019 - 9/29/2024

SHARE-NW: Solutions in Health Analytics for Rural Equity across the Northwest
HHS Office of Minority Health
PI:   Bekemeier           Dates:    7/1/2019 - 6/30/2020

University of Washington Center of Excellence Maternal and Child Health Education in, Education, Science and
Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA)
PI:   Enquobahrie           Dates:    6/1/2019 - 5/31/2020

SHARE-NW: Solutions in Health Analytics for Rural Equity in the NW
HHS Office of Minority Health
PI:   Bekemeier           Dates:    7/1/2018 - 6/30/2019

SHARE-NW: Solutions in Health Analytics for Rural Equity in the NW
HHS Office of Minority Health
PI:   Bekemeier           Dates:    7/1/2017 - 6/30/2022

TranPHorm Translation Project

Researchers at TransPHorm are investigating the use of machine translation technology to shorten the time and costs of translating public health materials. The end goal of this research is to improve access to health information within limited English proficiency (LEP) populations.

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