University at Albany Assistant Professor of Health Policy and Management Honored

University at Albany assistant professor of Health Policy and Management Feng (Johnson) Qian recently received two recognitions for his work as a researcher and as a journal reviewer.  Dr. Qian was awarded the American Heart Association (AHA) Quality of Care and Outcomes Research (QCOR) Conference Early Career Investigator Travel Stipend for the 2014 Annual Conference.  Dr. Qian will present his research on “The Value of Adding Laboratory Data to Coronary Artery Bypass Graft Surgery Registry Data to Improve Models for Risk-Adjusting Provider Mortality Rates” at the meeting in May 2014 in Baltimore, MD.

Dr. Qian was also honored with recognition from the editor of Annals of Internal Medicine for his efforts as a reviewer during 2013.  The journal grades the quality of each review and for 2013 the editors gave Dr. Qian the top grade for his work.  The recognition cited his exceptionally fine quality of effort as a reviewer.