Patrick S. Romano

Patrick S. Romano, MD, MPH

Co-Editor in Chief, Health Services Research (HSR),
Director, T32 Quality, Safety, and Comparative Effectiveness Research Training in Primary Care (QSCERT-PC)
Professor of General Medicine and Pediatrics, UC Davis
Stanford Health Policy Adjunct Affiliate

UC Davis Division of General Medicine
4150 V Street; Suite 2400
Sacramento, CA 95817

(916) 734-7005 (voice)
(916) 734-2732 (fax)

Research Interests

Measuring, comparing & improving the quality of care; injury epidemiology & prevention; socioeconomic & cultural differences in access & quality of care


Dr. Romano is Professor of Medicine and Pediatrics at the University of California, Davis, School of Medicine. He is a graduate of Princeton University, Georgetown University School of Medicine, and the School of Public Health at the University of California, Berkeley. He completed joint training in internal medicine and pediatrics at Case Western Reserve University Hospitals, followed by fellowship training in health services research and clinical epidemiology at the University of California, San Francisco. His research interests include comparative evaluation of health care outcomes, the use of outcomes data to improve the quality and effectiveness of medical care, and the epidemiology of traumatic injuries and birth defects.