Daniel Halpern-Ruder has 53 years of research, clinical practice, and healthcare administration experience. He is an MD and a PhD. Retiring from the reactive field of emergency/urgent care medicine two years ago, he vowed to work on proactive opportunities and became interested in the opportunities within the digital health ecosystem. He is also taken with the literature that demonstrates that participatory patients have better outcomes at less cost. Daniel serves as the Chief Medical Officer for Humaginarium, a digital health startup focused on the educational opportunities in digital health, particularly as they apply to the process of educating patients on the road to participatory action.

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Health Conditions Health Conditions These are the broad terms we use to categorize our funded research studies; specific diseases or conditions are included within the appropriate larger category. Note: not all of our funded projects focus on a single disease or condition; some touch on multiple diseases or conditions, research methods, or broader health system interventions. Such projects won’t be listed by a primary disease/condition and so won’t appear if you use this filter tool to find them. View Glossary
Populations Populations PCORI is interested in research that seeks to better understand how different clinical and health system options work for different people. These populations are frequently studied in our portfolio or identified as being of interest by our stakeholders. View Glossary
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