Megan Colleen McHugh

  • 806 Citations
2002 …2028
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Research Interests

Dr. McHugh is a health services researcher with an interest in federal policy making, employer-led health reform efforts, community health in manufacturing communities, and quality improvement. She has conducted numerous multi-method, multi-site program and policy evaluations.

Education/Academic qualification

PhD, George Washington University

… → 2008

MPP, College of William and Mary

… → 1999


  • Evaluation
  • Health Policy
  • Health Services Research
  • Healthcare Quality
  • Mixed Methods
  • Public Policy
  • Qualitative Research Methods
  • Quality Improvement

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Grants 2008 2028

Shift work
Health impact
university policy
research policy
training program
Health outcomes
Organizational stress
Preventive Health Services
Parkinson Disease
Physical Therapists
Referral and Consultation

Research Output 2002 2018

  • 806 Citations
  • 52 Article
  • 7 Review article
  • 2 Chapter
  • 2 Conference contribution

Community Health and Employee Work Performance in the American Manufacturing Environment

McHugh, M. C., French, D. D., Farley, D., Maechling, C. R., Dunlop, D. D. & Holl, J. L., Jan 1 2018, (Accepted/In press) In : Journal of Community Health.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Occupational Health

Impact of emergency department visit on disease self-management in adults with depression

Bhandari, N., Shi, Y., Hearld, L. R. & McHugh, M. C., Mar 1 2018, In : Journal of Health Psychology. 23, 4, p. 588-597 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Self Care
Disease Management
Hospital Emergency Service

Impact of Practice Facilitation in Primary Care on Chronic Disease Care Processes and Outcomes: a Systematic Review

Wang, A., Pollack, T., Kadziel, L. A., Ross, S. M., McHugh, M. C., Jordan, N. & Kho, A. N., Nov 1 2018, In : Journal of general internal medicine. 33, 11, p. 1968-1977 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

Primary Health Care
Chronic Disease
Cerebrovascular Disorders
Peripheral Vascular Diseases
Internal Medicine
2 Citations
Quality Improvement
Smoking Cessation
Electronic Health Records
1 Citations

Corporate Philanthropy Toward Community Health Improvement in Manufacturing Communities

McHugh, M. C., Farley, D., Maechling, C. R., Dunlop, D. D., French, D. D. & Holl, J. L., Dec 7 2017, (Accepted/In press) In : Journal of Community Health. p. 1-6 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

public health
Public Health