Maiers will additional improve analysis and innovation for the CIH neighborhood via this new function
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
BLOOMINGTON, Minn. – November 1, 2022 – Northwestern Well being Sciences College (NWHSU), the evidence-based integrative well being sciences college in Bloomington, Minnesota, proclaims that its govt director of analysis and innovation, Michele Maiers, DC, PhD, MPH, has joined the RAND Company as co-director of the Middle for Collaborative Analysis in Complementary and Integrative Well being (CIH). Dr. Maiers will even proceed to serve in her function at NWHSU supporting the mission of offering evidence-based options to the healthcare neighborhood via its analysis and coverage efforts.
The Middle for Collaborative Analysis in CIH is a collaboration between the RAND Company and establishments that practice CIH practitioners. The Middle leverages RAND Company’s analysis infrastructure to help collaborative analysis throughout CIH establishments, together with NWHSU, which has been a member since 2020.
“Our organizations’ visions are intently aligned, and NWHSU has deeply valued our partnership with the Middle over the past two years. We’re thrilled that Dr. Maiers is becoming a member of the RAND Company in a management function to additional improve evidence-based options of CIH,” mentioned Deb Bushway, PhD, President and CEO of NWHSU. “Whereas persevering with to advance analysis, coverage, and innovation right here on the college, Dr. Maiers will deliver nice experience to the Middle.”
In her function as co-director, Dr. Maiers will facilitate analysis exercise each inside and throughout collaborating establishments and develop methods for advancing the Middle. This builds upon Dr. Maiers’ dedication to coverage and analysis efforts at NWHSU for over twenty years.
“It’s a privilege to serve the neighborhood on this new capability and transfer the needle on positioning CIH as a part of the answer within the healthcare neighborhood,” mentioned Dr. Maiers. “Our collective success won’t solely enhance analysis but additionally help students and college at CIH establishments to have a higher affect on the research being carried out of their discipline.”
About Northwestern Well being Sciences College
For over 80 years, Northwestern Well being Sciences College (NWHSU), primarily based in Bloomington, Minn., is a frontrunner in healthcare training and analysis in addition to complete well being and wellness companies. Its greater than 130 college members yearly educate packages in chiropractic, acupuncture and Chinese language drugs, useful diet, integrative care, therapeutic massage remedy, medical aiding, medical laboratory know-how, medical laboratory science, radiation remedy, radiologic know-how and post-baccalaureate pre-health. NWHSU prepares the subsequent era of healthcare professionals to not solely ship, but additionally advance healthcare. NWHSU has greater than 7,500 graduates all through the U.S. and in 21 international locations. For extra info, please go to nwhealth.edu.