Devon Karnes Check
Assistant Professor in Population Health Sciences
Devon Check, PhD is a health services researcher focused on understanding and overcoming barriers to the delivery of equitable, high-quality care for patients with cancer and other potentially life-limiting conditions.
Dr. Check received her PhD in Health Policy and Management from the Gillings School of Global Public Health at UNC-Chapel Hill. Prior to joining the Department of Population Health Sciences at Duke, she completed a postdoctoral fellowship in Delivery Science at Kaiser Permanente Northern California.
Areas of Expertise: Implementation Science and Health Services Research
Current Research Interests
- Cancer care
- Palliative care
- Serious illness care
- Pain and symptom management
- Shared decision-making
- Healthcare disparities
- Quality measurement
- Dissemination and Implementation Science
- Healthcare system-partnered research
Current Appointments & Affiliations
Education, Training, & Certifications
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