Diane E. Bild, MD, MPH
Dr. Diane Bild is an associate director in the Clinical Effectiveness Research program at the Patient-Centered Outcomes Research Institute (PCORI). The program supports research that compares effectiveness and safety of alternative healthcare options to enable patients and providers to make informed healthcare decisions.
Bild has almost 30 years of experience supporting and conducting research in chronic disease epidemiology and prevention. She joined PCORI from the National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute at the National Institutes of Health (NIH), where she oversaw a program of research in cardiovascular epidemiology, prevention trials, and health services research. Before that, she was a medical officer at the Centers for Disease Control in the Division of Diabetes Control, where she focused on macrovascular complications of diabetes.
Her professional interests and research topics include cardiovascular disease epidemiology and prevention, subclinical cardiovascular disease, ethnicity and disease, and diabetes. She has authored more than 80 publications in these areas. She received her BS from the University of Illinois at Champaign-Urbana, her MD from the University of Illinois at Chicago, and her MPH in epidemiology at the University of Michigan. She trained in internal medicine at the Medical College of Wisconsin in Milwaukee.
Conflict of Interest Disclosures
As of July 2, 2015
- National Cancer Institute, Employer (Spouse)
- None reported
- None reported