Marian McDonagh, PharmD
Marian McDonagh, PharmD, is an associate professor of medical informatics and clinical epidemiology at the Oregon Health & Science University School of Medicine and an investigator at the Oregon Evidence-based Practice Center. She is principal investigator of the Evidence-based Practice Center’s work for the Drug Effectiveness Review Project, evaluating comparative evidence on effectiveness and harms between drugs and across classes. She also works with the Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality’s Effectiveness Healthcare Program on comparative-effectiveness review methodology, conducts evidence-review work with the American College of Chest Physicians and the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services, and teaches a graduate-level course on systematic review methodology. Dr. McDonagh received her BS in pharmacy from Oregon State University and her PharmD from the University of Washington, and she completed a residency at the Carl T. Hayden Veteran’s Affairs Hospital in Phoenix, Arizona. She also served as a research fellow at the Centre for Reviews and Dissemination at the University of York in York England.