Bio Stat CHF Tayside

A systems BIOlogy Study to Tailored Treatment in Chronic Heart Failure

Dr Bruce Guthrie

Dr Bruce Guthrie Bio-Stat CHF Tayside

Dr Bruce Guthrie is the Professor of Primary Care Medicine at University of Dundee where he leads the Quality, Safety and Informatics Research Group. He was previously an MRC Health Services Research Training Fellow in Edinburgh, an NIHR/CSO Postdoctoral Research Fellow in Dundee, and a Harkness Fellow in Healthcare Policy at the University of California, San Francisco. His research interests focus on the definition, measurement and improvement of quality and safety. Current and recent work includes studies of the impact of Managed Clinical Networks and new forms of primary care governance and incentives including pay for performance; measuring the prevalence of high-risk primary care prescribing and variation between practices; and designing and testing complex interventions to improve primary care prescribing using both trial and quality improvement designs.