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David Gustafson

David Gustafson

Quality improvement and technologies (smartphones) to improve well-being of older adults and those facing life-threatening illness.

Director, Center for Health Enhancement Systems Studies College of Engineering Work: 608-263-4882 — Home and cell phones available upon request Home page


  • Health care systems improvement
  • Cancer
  • Aging
  • Addiction


  • Author: Which elements of improvement collaboratives are most effective? A cluster-randomized trial. Addiction, 108(6), 1145-1157.
  • Author: An ehealth system supporting palliative care for patients with nonsmall cell lung cancer: A randomized trial. Cancer, 119(9), 1744-1751.
  • UW Engineering Service to Society award.
  • Member, National Academy of Engineering