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John R. Meurer MD, MBA

John R. Meurer MD, MBA

Institute Director, Professor

Institution: Medical College of Wisconsin
Department: Institute for Health and Equity
Division: Administration
Program: Administration

Member of the Cancer Center
Member of the Cardiovascular Center
Member of the Comprehensive Injury Center
Member of the Genomic Sciences and Precision Medicine Center (GSPMC)

I am willing to mentor a junior faculty member.
I am willing to collaborate on research projects.

Research Experience

  • Early Childhood Development
  • Clinical Expertise

  • General Pediatrics
  • Leadership Positions

  • Professor and Director, Institute for Health & Equity
  • MCW Program / Core Facilities

  • Co-Director, Primary Care Research Fellowship
  • Educational Expertise

  • Health Systems Management and Policy
  • Publications (46)

  • Precision Medicine and Precision Public Health: Academic Education and Community Engagement. (Meurer JR, Whittle JC, Lamb KM, Kosasih MA, Dwinell MR, Urrutia RA) Am J Prev Med 2019 Aug;57(2):286-289 PMID: 31326012 SCOPUS ID: 2-s2.0-85068737878 07/22/2019    
  • Student Leadership Development Initiative: A Pilot for a Sustainable, Replicable Model for Incorporating Leadership into Medical Education. (Idso JM, Helmen ZM, Hueston WJ, Meurer JR) WMJ 2019 Apr;118(1):39-41 PMID: 31083833 SCOPUS ID: 2-s2.0-85066061214 05/15/2019    
  • Non-parametric recurrent events analysis with BART and an application to the hospital admissions of patients with diabetes. (Sparapani RA, Rein LE, Tarima SS, Jackson TA, Meurer JR) Biostatistics 2020 01 01;21(1):69-85 PMID: 30059992 PMCID: PMC6920553 SCOPUS ID: 2-s2.0-85076993832 07/31/2018    
  • Use of secondary clinical data for research related to diabetes self-management education. (Azam LS, Jackson TA, Knudson PE, Meurer JR, Tarima SS) Res Social Adm Pharm 2017 May - Jun;13(3):494-502 PMID: 27577736 SCOPUS ID: 2-s2.0-84994460812 09/01/2016       1 Citation
  • The Influence of Patient and Provider Communication on Diabetes Care Delivery. (Young SA, Azam LS, Meurer JR, Hill RS, Cui C) J Ambul Care Manage 2016 Jul-Sep;39(3):272-8 PMID: 27232688 SCOPUS ID: 2-s2.0-84973497265 05/28/2016       2 Citations
  • The Relationship between Metformin and Obstructive Sleep Apnea. (Lin D, Rein L, Tarima S, Woodson BT, Meurer JR) J Sleep Med Disord 2015;2(4) PMID: 26900606 PMCID: PMC4756758 02/24/2016    
  • Medical Student Views of the Affordable Care Act. (Meurer JR, Ferda NM, Chelius T, Schapiro R, Corden TE, Cassidy LD, Seibert CS) WMJ 2015 Dec;114(6):247-52 PMID: 26854312 SCOPUS ID: 2-s2.0-84950287986 02/09/2016       2 Citations
  • Randomized controlled trial of a Wellness Action Plan to promote healthy diet and activity in pediatric primary care. (Kharofa RY, Copeland KA, Sucharew H, Meurer JR) Prev Med Rep 2015;2:899-905 PMID: 26844166 PMCID: PMC4721373 02/05/2016    
  • Using group model building to understand factors that influence childhood obesity in an urban environment. (Nelson DA, Simenz CJ, OʼConnor SP, Greer YD, Bachrach AL, Shields T, Fuller BA, Horrigan K, Pritchard K, Springer JB, Meurer JR) J Public Health Manag Pract 2015 May-Jun;21 Suppl 3:S74-8 PMID: 25828225 04/02/2015       6 Citations
  • Incidence of behavior problems in toddlers and preschool children from families living in poverty. (Holtz CA, Fox RA, Meurer JR) J Psychol 2015 Jan-Apr;149(1-2):161-74 PMID: 25511203 12/17/2014       15 Citations
  • Towards Building a Bridge between Community Engagement in Research (CEnR) and Comparative Effectiveness Research (CER). (Ahmed SM, Nelson D, Kissack A, Franco Z, Whittle J, Kotchen T, Meurer JR, Morzinski J, Brandenburg T) Clin Transl Sci 2015 Apr;8(2):160-5 PMID: 25441215 PMCID: PMC4405400 SCOPUS ID: 2-s2.0-84928069108 12/03/2014       2 Citations
  • Chronic care model as a framework to improve diabetes care at an academic internal medicine faculty-resident practice. (Hariharan J, Tarima S, Azam L, Meurer J) J Ambul Care Manage 2014 Jan-Mar;37(1):42-50 PMID: 24309394 SCOPUS ID: 2-s2.0-84890328639 12/07/2013       5 Citations
  • Perceptions about eating healthy in WIC participants. (Kharofa RY, Meurer JR, Nelson D) Clin Pediatr (Phila) 2014 Apr;53(4):403-6 PMID: 23532490 03/28/2013       2 Citations
  • The urban and community health pathway: preparing socially responsive physicians through community-engaged learning. (Meurer LN, Young SA, Meurer JR, Johnson SL, Gilbert IA, Diehr S, Urban and Community Health Pathway Planning Council) Am J Prev Med 2011 Oct;41(4 Suppl 3):S228-36 PMID: 21961669 SCOPUS ID: 2-s2.0-80053295184 10/14/2011       25 Citations
  • Nurse case management and housing interventions reduce allergen exposures: the Milwaukee randomized controlled trial. (Breysse J, Wendt J, Dixon S, Murphy A, Wilson J, Meurer J, Cohn J, Jacobs DE) Public Health Rep 2011 May-Jun;126 Suppl 1:89-99 PMID: 21563716 PMCID: PMC3072907 05/14/2011       11 Citations
  • Controlling Asthma in American Cities: major themes, persistent challenges, and next steps. (Meurer JR, Lyon-Callo S) J Urban Health 2011 Feb;88 Suppl 1:30-7 PMID: 21337049 PMCID: PMC3042059 02/26/2011       2 Citations
  • The Childhood Asthma Control Test: retrospective determination and clinical validation of a cut point to identify children with very poorly controlled asthma. (Liu AH, Zeiger RS, Sorkness CA, Ostrom NK, Chipps BE, Rosa K, Watson ME, Kaplan MS, Meurer JR, Mahr TA, Blaiss MS, Piault-Louis E, McDonald J) J Allergy Clin Immunol 2010 Aug;126(2):267-73, 273.e1 PMID: 20624640 07/14/2010       59 Citations
  • Moderate and vigorous exercise programs in children with asthma: safety, parental satisfaction, and asthma outcomes. (Weisgerber M, Webber K, Meurer J, Danduran M, Berger S, Flores G) Pediatr Pulmonol 2008 Dec;43(12):1175-82 PMID: 19003892 11/13/2008       34 Citations
  • Genetic aspects of the etiology and treatment of asthma. (Meurer JR, Lustig JV, Jacob HJ) Pediatr Clin North Am 2006 Aug;53(4):715-25 PMID: 16873001 07/29/2006       8 Citations
  • Emergency department allies: a controlled trial of two emergency department-based follow-up interventions to improve asthma outcomes in children. (Gorelick MH, Meurer JR, Walsh-Kelly CM, Brousseau DC, Grabowski L, Cohn J, Kuhn EM, Kelly KJ) Pediatrics 2006 Apr;117(4 Pt 2):S127-34 PMID: 16777828 06/17/2006       36 Citations
  • Medical injuries among hospitalized children. (Meurer JR, Yang H, Guse CE, Scanlon MC, Layde PM, Wisconsin Medical Injury Prevention Program Research Group) Qual Saf Health Care 2006 Jun;15(3):202-7 PMID: 16751471 PMCID: PMC2464854 06/06/2006       14 Citations
  • Guiding mothers' management of health problems of very low birth-weight infants. (Pridham KA, Krolikowski MM, Limbo RK, Paradowski J, Rudd N, Meurer JR, Uttech A, Henriques JB) Public Health Nurs 2006 May-Jun;23(3):205-15 PMID: 16684198 05/11/2006       8 Citations
  • Childhood asthma surveillance by community coalitions. (Meurer JR, Navon L, Redd SC, Gilmore LA, Butterfoss FD, Lara M, Cohn JH, Lachance LL) Health Promot Pract 2006 Apr;7(2 Suppl):77S-86S PMID: 16636158 04/26/2006       2 Citations
  • Engaging health care providers in coalition activities. (Kelly CS, Meurer JR, Lachance LL, Taylor-Fishwick JC, Geng X, Arabía C) Health Promot Pract 2006 Apr;7(2 Suppl):66S-75S PMID: 16636157 04/26/2006       3 Citations
  • From formation to action: How allies against asthma coalitions are getting the job done. (Butterfoss FD, Gilmore LA, Krieger JW, Lachance LL, Lara M, Meurer JR, Orians CE, Peterson JW, Rose SW, Rosenthal MP) Health Promot Pract 2006 Apr;7(2 Suppl):34S-43S PMID: 16636154 04/26/2006       25 Citations
  • The coalition process at work: Building care coordination models to control chronic disease. (Rosenthal MP, Butterfoss FD, Doctor LJ, Gilmore LA, Krieger JW, Meurer JR, Vega I) Health Promot Pract 2006 Apr;7(2 Suppl):117S-126S PMID: 16636162 04/26/2006       14 Citations
  • Improving quality of care and promoting health care system change: The role of community-based coalitions. (Lara M, Cabana MD, Houle CR, Krieger JW, Lachance LL, Meurer JR, Rosenthal MP, Vega I) Health Promot Pract 2006 Apr;7(2 Suppl):87S-95S PMID: 16636159 04/26/2006       7 Citations
  • Coding for asthma patient education in the primary care setting. (Cabana MD, Bradley J, Meurer JR, Holle D, Santiago C, Clark NM) J Med Pract Manage 2005 Sep-Oct;21(2):115-9 PMID: 16302444 11/24/2005       6 Citations
  • Adolescent hospital discharges associated with self-poisonings in Wisconsin, 2000-2002. (Marbella AM, Yang H, Guse CE, Meurer JR, Layde PM) WMJ 2005 Sep;104(7):59-64 PMID: 16294602 11/22/2005       7 Citations
  • Efforts to quit smoking by parents of children with asthma. (Meurer JR, Cohn JH, Butterfield M, Lee E, Obletz CB) WMJ 2004;103(5):70-3 PMID: 15553569 11/24/2004    
  • Pediatric asthma case management: a review of evidence and an experimental study design. (Schulte A, Musolf J, Meurer JR, Cohn JH, Kelly KJ) J Pediatr Nurs 2004 Aug;19(4):304-10 PMID: 15308981 08/17/2004       16 Citations
  • Factors associated with physician interventions to address adolescent smoking. (Sims TH, Meurer JR, Sims M, Layde PM) Health Serv Res 2004 Jun;39(3):571-86 PMID: 15149479 PMCID: PMC1361025 05/20/2004       10 Citations
  • Association between infant continuity of care and pediatric emergency department utilization. (Brousseau DC, Meurer JR, Isenberg ML, Kuhn EM, Gorelick MH) Pediatrics 2004 Apr;113(4):738-41 PMID: 15060221 04/03/2004       46 Citations
  • Voluntary progress toward universal newborn hearing screening. (Kerschner JE, Meurer JR, Conway AE, Fleischfresser S, Cowell MH, Seeliger E, George V) Int J Pediatr Otorhinolaryngol 2004 Feb;68(2):165-74 PMID: 14725983 01/17/2004       7 Citations
  • Incorporating quality improvement into pediatric practice management. (McInerny TK, Meurer JR, Lannon C) Pediatrics 2003 Nov;112(5):1163-5 PMID: 14595063 11/05/2003       9 Citations
  • Pediatric Asthma Study of the State Medical Society of Wisconsin. (Meurer JR, Helstad CP, Wiegmann SM, Kelly KJ, Fisher R, Bukstein D, Wegehaupt P) WMJ 2001;100(8):26-34 PMID: 12685294 04/11/2003       5 Citations
  • Parental perceptions of well-child care visits in an inner-city clinic. (Busey S, Schum TR, Meurer JR) Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 2002 Jan;156(1):62-6 PMID: 11772192 01/12/2002       8 Citations
  • Urban Wisconsin pediatric patients using an after-hours telephone triage service: outcomes and compliance. (Frisbee SJ, Malloy M, Meurer JR, Kuhagen KA, Kini NM) WMJ 2001;100(5):55-8 PMID: 11579802 10/03/2001       8 Citations
  • Risk factors for pediatric asthma emergency visits. Milwaukee Childhood Asthma Project Team. (Meurer JR, George V, Subichin SJ, Malloy M, Gehring L, Milwaukee Childhood Asthma Project Team) J Asthma 2000 Dec;37(8):653-9 PMID: 11192229 SCOPUS ID: 2-s2.0-0034518546 02/24/2001       9 Citations
  • Asthma severity among children hospitalized in 1990 and 1995. (Meurer JR, George V, Subichin S, Yauck J, Layde P) Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 2000 Feb;154(2):143-9 PMID: 10665600 02/09/2000       18 Citations
  • The Medical Outcomes Research Project Pediatric Asthma Study. (Helstad CP, Meurer JR) WMJ 1999 May-Jun;98(3):39-40, 38 PMID: 10414217 07/22/1999    
  • The awesome Asthma School Days Program: educating children, inspiring a community. (Meurer JR, McKenzie S, Mischler E, Subichin S, Malloy M, George V) J Sch Health 1999 Feb;69(2):63-8 PMID: 10231738 05/08/1999       19 Citations
  • Charges for childhood asthma by hospital characteristics. (Meurer JR, Kuhn EM, George V, Yauck JS, Layde PM) Pediatrics 1998 Dec;102(6):E70 PMID: 9832598 12/02/1998       38 Citations
  • Welfare reform and food insecurity: influence on children. (Willis E, Kliegman RM, Meurer JR, Perry JM) Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 1997 Sep;151(9):871-5 PMID: 9308863 SCOPUS ID: 2-s2.0-0031230695 10/06/1997       12 Citations
  • New models of health care in the home and in the work site. (Meurer LN, Meurer JR, Holloway R) Am Fam Physician 1997 Aug;56(2):384-6, 389 PMID: 9262523 SCOPUS ID: 2-s2.0-0030836698 08/01/1997       1 Citation
  • Clinical problems and counseling for single-parent families. (Meurer JR, Meurer LN, Holloway RL) Am Fam Physician 1996 Sep 01;54(3):864, 867-70 PMID: 8784158 SCOPUS ID: 2-s2.0-0029816534 09/01/1996       1 Citation
  • Last update: 01/16/2020
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