International Network for Social Network Analysis - Member
Association of American Medical Colleges Group on Women in Medicine and Science - Member
The Obesity Society - Member
Sabina Gesell currently leads the patient and stakeholder component of COMPASS, a large, pragmatic PCORI-funded trial. In her role, she is responsible for engaging a wide range of stakeholders across North Carolina. She has been engaging community members in participatory research for 20 years, in both industry and academic settings. She began her career in research and development at Press Ganey Associates, a firm focused on improving the patient experience, where she directed multisite studies on the patient and provider perspective on healthcare delivery in various care settings. She has been the principal investigator for four community-based health behavior change interventions, in such settings as hospitals, clinics, and schools in collaboration with community partners.
Involvement with PCORI
Served as a PCORI Peer Reviewer