Dr. Karen R. Sepucha reviews medical content for Healthwise, a nonprofit organization with a mission to help people make better health decisions. Dr. Sepucha is an Assistant Professor at Harvard University in Boston, Massachusetts. Her focus is on conducting research on the quality of medical decisions; implementing innovations to improve clinical decision making; and teaching patients, clinicians, and students skills for shared decision making.
Education and Training
PhD: Stanford University, Stanford, CA, 1999
Harvard University, Boston, MA
Assistant Professor, Medicine, 2009–present
Instructor, Medicine, 2000–2009
The final approval of Healthwise content is always made by a clinician with no financial conflicts.
Dr. Sepucha receives grant support from Gordon and Betty Moore Foundation, NIH, Susan G. Komen Foundation, AHRQ, and Health Foundation UK. She works with the Society of Decision Professionals and Partners Healthcare Population Health Management Group.