Center for Healthcare Organization & Implementation Research
Dr. Barbara Bokhour Wins Engel Award
Dr. Barbara Bokhour, Director of VA's Center for Healthcare Organization & Implementation Research (CHOIR) and Associate Professor at the Boston University School of Public Health, was awarded the Engel Award at the October 2019 International Conference on Communication in Healthcare (ICCH). The prestigious Engel Award is presented annually for outstanding research contributing to the theory, practice and teaching of effective healthcare communication. Dr. Bokhour was honored for her extensive work in the area of patient centered care. Read more about the Engel Award from the Academy of Communication in Healthcare and about Dr. Bokhour's work leading the Center for Evaluating Patient-Centered Care (EPCC).