David Au MD, MS



, University of Washington School of Pharmacy , University of Washington School of Medicine

Bio


Dr. Au's research focuses on improving the quality and delivery of care for patients with chronic lung diseases, in particular, he is interested in primary pulmonary manifestations of tobacco smoke; COPD and lung cancer. His primary research focuses is on identifying and intervening upon potential gaps in the quality of care for patients with lung cancer and COPD. These gaps include a focus on the quality of end-of-life communication and care, delivery of high quality palliative care, heterogeneity in care, and whether health care delivery is concordant with best available evidence.

Institution


Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine Professor
University of Washington School of Pharmacy Pharmaceutical Outcomes Research and Policy Adjunct Professor