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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

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
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A System-Level Approach to Overweight and Obesity in the Veterans Health Administration

Raffa, S. D., Maciejewski, M. L., Zimmerman, L. E., Damschroder, L. J., Estabrooks, P. A., Ackermann, R. T., Tsai, A. G., Histon, T. & Goldstein, M. G. Apr 1 2017 In : Journal of General Internal Medicine. 32, p. 79-82 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Veterans Health
United States Department of Veterans Affairs
Weight Loss
Weights and Measures

Comparative effectiveness and costs of insulin pump therapy for diabetes

Ackermann, R. T., Wallia, A., Kang, R., Cooper, A., Prospect, T. A., Sandy, L. G. & Vojta, D. Jun 1 2017 In : American Journal of Managed Care. 23, 6

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Cost-Benefit Analysis