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Certifications and Licenses

1998Internship, University of Texas Health Science Center, San Antonio
2000Residency, University of Texas Health Science Center, San Antonio
Internal Medicine

Education/Academic qualification

MPH, University of Washington

… → 2003

MD, University of Wisconsin

… → 1997


  • Community Medicine
  • Health economics
  • Diabetes
  • Health Policy
  • Primary Care

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Research Output 1996 2018

A pragmatic randomized comparative effectiveness trial of transitional care for a socioeconomically diverse population: Design, rationale and baseline characteristics

Schaeffer, C., Teter, C., Finch, E. A., Hurt, C., Keeter, M. K., Liss, D. T., Rogers, A., Sheth, A. & Ackermann, R., Feb 1 2018, In : Contemporary Clinical Trials. 65, p. 53-60 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Office Management
Transitional Care
Life Style

One-year effects of a group-based lifestyle intervention in adults with type 2 diabetes: A randomized encouragement trial

Liss, D. T., Finch, E. A., Cooper, A., Sheth, A., Tejuosho, A. D., Lancki, N. & Ackermann, R. T., Jun 1 2018, In : Diabetes Research and Clinical Practice. 140, p. 36-44 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus
Life Style
Weight Loss
Confidence Intervals
Intention to Treat Analysis
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Optimization of a technology-supported physical activity intervention for breast cancer survivors: Fit2Thrive study protocol

Phillips, S. M., Collins, L. M., Penedo, F. J., Courneya, K. S., Welch, W., Cottrell, A., Lloyd, G. R., Gavin, K., Cella, D., Ackermann, R. T., Siddique, J. & Spring, B., Mar 1 2018, In : Contemporary Clinical Trials. 66, p. 9-19 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Breast Neoplasms
Text Messaging

Performance of the 2015 US Preventive Services Task Force Screening Criteria for Prediabetes and Undiagnosed Diabetes

O’Brien, M. J., Bullard, K. M. K., Zhang, Y., Gregg, E. W., Carnethon, M. R., Kandula, N. R. & Ackermann, R. T., Apr 12 2018, (Accepted/In press) In : Journal of General Internal Medicine. p. 1-9 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Prediabetic State
Advisory Committees