Michael Farrell, M.D.
Aurora University of Wisconsin Medical Group
Dr. Michael Farrell is a general pediatrician and internist whose research focuses on population-scale efforts to assess and improve patient-centered aspects of health care. Most of his work is in the new field of “Communication Quality Assurance,” especially in the area of screening of newborns for dangerous inborn diseases. He also has done work in communication about cancer screening, heart failure, physician attitudes about care, and assessment of the patient experience. Dr. Farrell is very interested in collaboration with social scientists at all levels, and with anybody who does research or teaching on patient-centered aspects of health care.