Providence, RI

Clinical Associate Professor of Internal Medicine, Alpert Medical School, Brown University

Represented: Researchers

Roy M. Poses, MD, FACP is a Clinical Associate Professor of Internal Medicine at Alpert Medical School, Brown University. He is a general internist whose research interests include clinical epidemiology, evidence based medicine, medical decision making, and more recently health care leadership, governance and ethics. He has had particular interest in how health care professionals make decisions, and how their decisions can be improved to increase the benefits and decrease the harms that result to patients. He began his first “outcomes” study, of patients with congestive heart failure, in 1990. His medical education was at Brown University, house staff training at Boston University, and fellowship at the University of Pennsylvania. He has been on the faculty of the former UMDNJ and Virginia Commonwealth University.

Poses served as a member of the Advisory Panel on Assessment of Prevention, Diagnosis, and Treatment Options from Spring 2015 to Fall 2017, when it was integrated into the Clinical Effectiveness Decision and Science (CEDS) Advisory Panel. Poses served on the CEDS Advisory Panel from Fall 2017 to Spring 2018.

Conflicts of Interest

As of November 16, 2016:

  • President (unpaid): Foundation for Integrity and Responsibility in Medicine
  • Member (financial): SGIM, SMDM, ACP, IEEE, Sigma XI, Tau Beta, Phi
  • Volunteer: Clinical Association Professor, Alpert Medical School, Brown University
  • Ad Hoc Member/external Advisory Panel (unpaid): Migrant Clinician Network


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