Robin Newhouse is the dean of the Indiana University School of Nursing and an IU Distinguished Professor whose research focuses on health system interventions to improve care processes and patient outcomes. She has published extensively on health services improvement interventions, acute care quality issues and evidence-based practice.
Newhouse was appointed to the methodology committee of the Patient Centered Outcomes Research Institute and is the committee’s chair. She has served on multiple Institute of Medicine committees and is the chair of the Academy Health Board.
She was inducted into the Sigma Theta Tau International Honor Society of Nursing Nurse Researcher Hall of Fame in 2014 and received the American Nurses Credentialing Center President’s Award in 2015. In 2017, she was elected as a member of the National Academy of Medicine.
Areas of Expertise
Health systems interventions and outcomes, implementation of evidence-based practices, patient-centered outcomes research, organizational context.