National Mentoring Network (MNET) Mentor Profiles
Jon Lurie, M.D., MS
Geisel School of Medicine at Dartmouth University
Research Interests: Clinical Decision, Musculoskeletal, Back Pain, Fall Prevention
Dr. Jon Lurie is an Associate Professor of Medicine, Orthopaedics, and of The Dartmouth Institute for Health Policy and Clinical Practice (TDI) at the Geisel School of Medicine at Dartmouth. He currently practices Hospital Medicine at Dartmouth Hitchcock Medical Center. He has extensive experience in comparative effectiveness research as Physician Investigator on the Spine Patient Outcomes Research Trial (SPORT) and a Co-Investigator on the Multi-Centered Prospective Study of Quality of Life in Adult Scoliosis. He serves as Co-Director of the Center for the Translation of Rehabilitation Engineering Advances and Technology (TREAT) and Associate Director of the Multidisciplinary Clinical Research Center in Musculoskeletal Diseases (MCRC) at Dartmouth. He is the Principal Investigator of randomized clinical trials of fall prevention in the elderly and decision coaching in lumbar spinal stenosis, and of The Dartmouth Orthopaedics Clinician/Researcher Training Program. In addition, he is Program Lead for Dartmouth-Hitchcock to the High Value Healthcare Collaborative and site-PI for D-H on the HVHC’s CMMI award. His overarching research interests are in evidence-based decision-making and decision-based evidence-making.