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Hudson, Shawna

Hudson Shawna 2017 Spring ResizedProfessor and Research Division Chief,
Department of Family Medicine and Community Health
Director, Center Advancing Research and Evaluation for Patient-Centered Care (CARE-PC)
Rutgers Robert Wood Johnson Medical School
Co-Director of Community Engagement, New Jersey Alliance for Clinical Translational Science (NJ ACTS)

Institute for Health, Health Care Policy and Aging Research
Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey
112 Paterson Street, Room 446
New Brunswick, NJ 08901

 

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Dr. Shawna Hudson is Professor and Research Division Chief in the Department of Family Medicine and Community Health at the Rutgers Robert Wood Johnson Medical School. Dr. Hudson's research uses qualitative and quantitative research approaches to explore the intersections of community health, primary care and specialty care. It is chronic disease focused with an emphasis on vulnerable populations, particularly underserved groups including cancer survivors and racial/ethnic minorities in health care settings. She aims to increase the capacity of patients, community stakeholders and health care organizations to understand and use evidence based guidelines for chronic disease prevention and control. Dr. Hudson’s research has been published in a number of journals including Annals of Family Medicine, Medical Care, Lancet Oncology, JAMA General Internal Medicine, Journal of Cancer Survivorship and the Journal of the American Board of Family Medicine. She has led and participated in research studies funded by the National Cancer Institute, the National Institute on Minority Health and Health Disparities, the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services and the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation. She serves as a gubernatorial appointed member of the New Jersey Commission on Cancer Research and an Associate Editor for the Journal of Cancer Survivorship. For current publications please visit https://www.researchwithrutgers.com/en/persons/shawna-hudson