Theresa Marie Coles
Assistant Professor in Population Health Sciences

Theresa Coles, PhD, is a health outcomes methodologist with a focus on measuring and evaluating patient-reported outcomes (PROs), integrating PRO measures in clinical care, and improving interpretation of patient-centered outcome scores.

Current Research Interests

  • development and evaluation of patient-reported outcomes (PRO) measures using psychometric and qualitative methods
  • development of screening questionnaires for use in clinical care
  • evaluating the impact of PRO measures in clinical care on patient outcomes and resource utilization
  • interpretation of PRO scores, including meaningful differences and meaningful change
  • measuring physical function
  • patient goals
  • health services research

Current Appointments & Affiliations

Contact Information

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