Training Core

This core will support trainees’ participation in the local EQUATE Network project and network meetings and the development of their own related research projects. Coordinating completion of trainee Individual Development Plans (IDPs), approving mentors, hosting monthly network mentee meetings, and scheduling monthly journal clubs/professional development lectures.


Ann S. McAlearney, ScD, MS

Ann Scheck McAlearney, ScD, MS

Dr. McAlearney enjoys collaborative research projects and engaging clinicians in health service research as well as mentoring junior faculty in their research endeavors. She has authored over 200 peer-reviewed publications, 10 books/edited books and 80 book chapters. Her ongoing research focuses on information technology innovations in health care, population health management, quality improvement and organizational development, and she is an expert in both qualitative and mixed methods analyses. Dr. McAlearney received her bachelor’s and master’s degrees from Stanford University and her doctorate from Harvard University’s T. H. Chan School of Public Health.