NIDUS Investigators

NIDUS is led through the efforts of 13 co-investigators from 11 institutions throughout the United States. Each team member is an established researcher and/or clinician in the field of delirium research, who brings expertise from various fields including geriatrics, general medicine, anesthesiology, pulmonary/critical care, hospital medicine, rehabilitation, surgery, nursing, social work, epidemiology and statistics. 

NIDUS Central

Sharon K. Inouye, MD, MPH

Overall Principal Investigator

 

 

Eva Schmitt, PhD

Overall Program Director

Measurement & Harmonization Core

Headshot of Richard N. JonesRichard N. Jones, ScD

Leader, Measurement Harmonization Core

 

 

Headshot of Dale Needham facing camera, blue backgroundDale M. Needham, MD, PhD

Co-leader, Measurement Harmonization Core

Mentorship and Career Development Task Force

Headshot of Donna FickDonna Fick, PhD, MSN

Leader, Mentorship and Career Development Task Force

 

 

Headshot of Wes Ely, Photo Credit: Anne Rayner VUMCE. Wesley Ely, MD, MPH

Co-leader, Mentorship and Career Development Task Force

Delirium Research Hub (Research Resource Core)

Headshot of Edward MarcantonioEdward R. Marcantonio, MD, SM

Leader, Delirium Research Hub

 

 

Headshot of Pratik PandharipandePratik Pandharipande, MD, MSCI

Co-leader, Delirium Research Hub

 

 

Thomas G. Travison, PhD

Co-leader, Delirium Research Hub

Pilots and Innovation Task Force

Headshot of Thomas RobinsonThomas Robinson, MD

Leader, Pilots and Innovation Task Force

 
Headshot of Michael AvidanMichael Avidan, MBBCh

Co-leader, Pilots and Innovation Task Force

Dissemination Task Force

Headshot of Andrew AuerbachAndrew Auerbach, MD

Leader, Dissemination Task Force

 
Headshot of Jan Busby-WhiteheadJan Busby-Whitehead, MD

Co-leader, Dissemination Task Force