Robert Fogerty MD, MPH

Assistant Professor of Medicine (General Medicine); Academic Hospitalist


Research Summary

My research interests focus on quality improvement and patient safety. More specifically, I'm interested in communication between healthcare providers, especially around patient care, and in education for trainees in safety and quality issues, with a particular focus towards cost-awareness education.


Selected Publications

  • Horwitz LI, Moriarty JP, Chen C, Fogerty RL, Brewster UC, Kanade S, Ziaeian B, Jenq GY, Krumholz HM. Quality of Discharge Practices and Patient Understanding at an Academic Medical Center. JAMA Intern Med. 2013 Aug 19.
  • Horwitz LI, Jenq GY, Brewster UC, Chen C, Kanade S, Van Ness PH, Araujo KL, Ziaeian B, Moriarty JP, Fogerty RL, Krumholz HM. Comprehensive quality of discharge summaries at an academic medical center. J Hosp Med. 2013 Aug;8(8):436-43
  • Fogerty RL, Rizzo TM, Horwitz LI. Assessment of internal medicine trainee sign-out quality and utilization habits. Intern Emerg Med. 2013 Aug 2.
  • Fogerty R. Compassion for first-time phlebotomy patients. J Am Coll Health. 2005 Jan-Feb;53(4):191-2

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