National Mentoring Network (MNET) Mentor Profiles
Sarah Krein, Ph.D., R.N
University of Michigan School of Nursing
Ann Arbor VA Health Care System, Ann Arbor, MI
Research Interests: Adverse Events, Chronic Conditions, Healthcare Organizations, Infectious Disease, Mobility/Activity/Function, Musculoskeletal, Patient Safety
Dr. Sarah L. Krein is a Research Health Science Specialist at the VA Ann Arbor Center for Clinical Management Research and a Research Associate Professor of Internal Medicine at the University of Michigan. She also has an adjunct appointment in the School of Nursing. Dr. Krein’s research interests include management of complex chronic conditions, such as chronic pain, and organizational behavior and implementation research with a particular focus on enhancing patient safety and preventing healthcare-associated complications. She has conducted clinical trials as well as mixed methods studies, with experience in both quantitative and qualitative research. Dr. Krein’s research is funded through grants and contracts from the Department of Veterans Affairs, the National Institutes of Health and AHRQ.