Haiyan Qu, Ph.D, is an Associate Professor in the Department of Health Services Administration in the UAB School of Health Professions. Dr. Qu teaches quantitative research method course in M.S. in Health Administration Program and M.S. in Health Informatics Program.
She has been an investigator and methodologist for over 20 research projects. Her research interests focus on health disparities. She has published articles in Journal of General Internal Medicine, Academic Medicine, American Journal of Health Behavior, Clinical Journal of the American Society of Nephrology, The Journal of Rheumatology, Clinical Rheumatology, Journal of Cancer Survivorship, Transplantation, and American Journal of Transplantation. She has served as a merit reviewer of applications submitted to Patient-Centered Outcomes Research Institute (PCORI) Addressing Disparities since 2013.
Dr. Qu’s research interests include: patient-centered outcomes research, health disparities, organ transplant outcomes research, obesity/diabetes, cancer care outcomes & cancer survivorship, medication/treatment adherence, patient and provider communication & trust, shared decision-making, quality of care, and health policy.
Quantitative Methods in Health Informatics (Graduate); Quantitative Methods in Health Services Administration (Graduate); Health Data Management and Analytics for Enterprise Performance Improvement (Graduate); Research Methods (Undergraduate).