Investigator Profile: Danielle C. Lavallee, PharmD, PhD


Danielle C. Lavallee, PharmD, PhD

Affiliate Associate Professor, Division of General Surgery

Dr. Danielle Lavallee is a patient-centered outcomes researcher whose work focuses on developing novel processes for collecting and reporting patient-reported data in a manner to support both clinical and patient decision-making. Dr. Lavallee is formally trained in Health Services Research with a specific focus in qualitative methods and patient-centered outcomes research. She holds a PharmD from the University of Kansas and a PhD in pharmaceutical health research services from the University of Maryland. In addition to her appointment in the Department of Surgery, Dr. Lavallee is the UW Medical Director for Patient Generated Health Data. Through ongoing work with the UW Medicine Office of the Chief Medical Officer and UW Medicine Accountable Care Network, her work aims to build on best practices to identify and scale patient-centered approaches strategically across the healthcare system to improve patient outcomes and healthcare quality.