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

Research Resource Core

Headshot of Edward MarcantonioEdward R. Marcantonio, MD, SM

Leader, Research Resource Core

 

 

Headshot of Pratik PandharipandePratik Pandharipande, MD, MSCI

Co-leader, Research Resource Core

 

 

Thomas G. Travison, PhD

Co-leader, Research Resource Core

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