Margaret Holmes-Rovner

Professor Emerita

Center for Ethics and Humanities in the Life Sciences

C-203 East Fee Hall
(517) 353-5197
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PhD 1980 University of Wisconsin
BA 1968 University of Wisconsin

Curriculum Vitae

Research

Dr. Margaret Holmes-Rovner’s research has contributed substantially to establishing the field of patient-provider shared decision-making in health care. Current research is in use of electronic media (including the electronic health record) to implement patient participation in decision-making. She has developed decision support tools, and decision aid evaluation measures and participated in international standard setting for educational materials designed to support informed, shared patient decision-making, including the International Patient Decision Aid Standards (IPDAS) collaboration.

Selected Publications

Jinping Xu J, Janisse J, Ruterbusch JJ, Ager J, Liu J, Holmes-Rovner M, Schwartz KL. "Prostate Cancer Patients’ Survival Expectations with and without Their Chosen Treatment," Annals of Family Medicine, forthcoming 2016.

Holmes-Rovner M, Montgomery JS, Rovner DR, Scherer LD, Whitfield J, Kahn VC, Merkle EC, Ubel PA, Fagerlin A. Informed Decision Making: Assessment of the Quality of Physician Communication about Prostate Cancer Diagnosis and Treatment. Med Decis Making. 2015 Nov;35(8):999-1009.

Kelly-Blake K, Clark S, Dontje K, Olomu A, Henry RC, Rovner DR, Rothert ML, Holmes-Rovner M. Refining a Brief Decision Aid in Stable CAD: Cognitive Interviews. BMC Med Inform Decis Mak. 2014 Feb 13;14:10.

Stacey D, Légaré F, Col NF, Bennett CL, Barry MJ, Eden KB, Holmes-Rovner M, Llewellyn-Thomas H, Lyddiatt A, Thomson R, Trevena L, Wu JHC. Decision aids for people facing health treatment or screening decisions. Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews. Issue 1, 2014.

Holmes-Rovner M, Kelly-Blake K, Dwamena F, et al. Shared Decision Making Guidance Reminders in Practice (SDM-GRIP). Patient Education and Counseling. 2011: 85(2): 214-24.

Selected Achievements and Awards

Michigan Cancer Consortium, Spirit of Collaboration Award

College of Human Medicine, Outstanding Faculty Award

Department of Medicine, Outstanding Researcher