Associate Professor of Nursing, Columbia University School of Nursing, New York, New York

Dr. Lusine Poghosyan is a nationally recognized health services researcher with expertise in studying primary care organizations, primary care workforce, teamwork, and quality of patient care, especially for chronic diseases. Dr. Poghosyan is a Principal Investigator on multiple federal and foundation funded grants including those funded by the Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, American Nurses Foundation, and Robert Wood Johnson Foundation.  Dr. Poghosyan is a recipient of multiple awards including 2009 Research Scholar Award from Sigma Theta Tau International, Gamma Epsilon Chapter; 2010 American Nurses Foundation Scholar award; 2012 New Investigator Award from the AcademyHealth Interdisciplinary Research Group on Nursing Issues (IRGNI), 2013 Robert Wood Johnson Foundation Nurse Faculty Scholar award. She was inducted as a Fellow of American Academy of Nursing in 2014 and New York Academy of Medicine in 2015 for her leadership and contributions to the health care in the U.S.  Dr. Poghosyan is the Chair of the Advisory Board for the AcademyHealth IRGNI.