Carly Khan, PhD, MPH, RN, is a Program Officer for the Healthcare Delivery and Disparities Research team at the Patient-Centered Outcomes Research Institute (PCORI).
Before joining PCORI, Khan was a fellow in the National Cancer Institute (NCI) Cancer Prevention Fellowship Program. At NCI, she was a member of the Community Oncology and Prevention Trials Research Group in the Division of Cancer Prevention. She has conducted research focused on symptom management and palliative care across the cancer care continuum as well as interventions for symptom improvement among cancer survivors. Before pursuing her doctoral studies, she worked as a registered nurse in mental/behavioral health. Her current research interests focus on decreasing the burden of symptoms among patients with serious illnesses and ways to achieve this across diverse healthcare settings.
Khan received a bachelor of science in nursing from the University at Buffalo, a master of science in nursing education and doctorate in nursing from the University of South Florida College of Nursing, and a master of public health from the Dartmouth Institute for Health Policy and Clinical Practice.