University of Wisconsin–Madison

Dr. Heather Neuman awarded NIH R01 grant

Heather Neuman, MD, MS has been awarded a $1.2 million, 5-year NIH R01 grant through the Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality (AHRQ) for her project titled “Increasing Socioeconomically Disadvantaged Patients’ Engagement in Breast Cancer Surgery Decision Making through a Shared Decision Making Intervention for Breast Cancer Diagnosis.” This is Dr. Neuman’s first R01 award, a major achievement in the life of an academic surgeon. Congratulations!