Lusine Poghosyan is a health services researcher with expertise in studying primary care organizations, workforce, teamwork, and patient outcomes, particularly in chronic diseases. Dr. Poghosyan’s research produces evidence regarding how to optimally utilize the growing nurse practitioner workforce to assure patients, particularly racial and ethnic minorities and those living in under-served areas have access to timely high quality safe primary care. Currently, Dr. Poghosyan is a Principal Investigator on multiple federal, including two R01 studies, and foundation funded research projects. Her studies have been funded by the Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, National Institute on Minority Health and Health Disparities, Robert Wood Johnson Foundation, and National Council of State Boards of Nursing among others. Dr. Poghosyan is also the Co-Chair of the Primary Care Expert Panel at American Academy of Nursing and is a Fellow of the American Academy of Nursing and New York Academy of Medicine. Dr. Poghosyan is an advisor for 4 Ph.D. students.

  • Committee Member - 2018 Annual Research Meeting
  • Past Chair - AcademyHealth Interdisciplinary Research Group on Nursing Issues (IRGNI)