MedStar Health’s Raj Ratwani Receives American Psychological Association Award for Early Career Achievement

Raj Ratwani, PhD, director of the MedStar Health National Center for Human Factors in Healthcare and associate professor of the Georgetown University School of Medicine, recently received the American Psychological Association’s (APA) Earl Alluisi Award for Early Career Achievement. The award recognizes outstanding research and other achievements made by psychologists within 10 years of receiving their PhD.

Dr. Ratwani’s contributions to the field include advancing electronic health record (EHR) usability research and policy recommendations, laying the foundation for solutions to prevent or mitigate interruptions and task resumption challenges in health care, and leading the Center’s growth and visibility on regional, national, and international levels. The Center is part of the MedStar Institute for Innovation and works in partnership with MedStar Health Research Institute and others throughout MedStar Health.

Read more about Dr. Ratwani and his award here.