Anne Sales, PhD, RN
Dr. Sales is a Research Scientist at the Center for Clinical Management Research at the VA Ann Arbor Healthcare System, and a Professor in the Division of Nursing Business and Health Systems, School of Nursing, University of Michigan. Previously, she was Professor in the Faculty of Nursing, University of Alberta, and Canada Research Chair in Interdisciplinary Healthcare Teams, and she continues an adjunct appointment at the University of Alberta. She has conducted over 25 funded research projects, focusing on improving quality of care, knowledge translation and implementation of evidence based best practice, with many peer-reviewed publications. Her training is in sociology, health economics, econometrics, and general health services research, and her focus is implementing evidence based practice to improve quality of care. She has had extensive experience conducting research in implementation and implementation science as well as quality and safety in inpatient care. She will provide expertise in implementation intervention planning and delivery, as well as evaluation.