Michael K. Gould, MD, MS
Health Services Research
Dr. Michael Gould is a pulmonologist and health services researcher with longstanding interests in the care of patients with respiratory disease, venous thromboembolism, and lung cancer. He is a professor in the Department of Health Systems Science of the Kaiser Permanente Bernard J. Tyson School of Medicine.
Previously, Dr. Gould was director of the Division of Health Services Research & Implementation Science in the Department of Research & Evaluation, where he was instrumental in building the Care Improvement Research Team. He continues to work closely with CIRT, which conducts both externally funded and operationally focused research.
Before joining Kaiser Permanente, Dr. Gould was a practicing pulmonologist specializing in the evaluation of patients with suspected lung cancer and respiratory complications of cancer while on faculty at Stanford University Medical Center, the Veterans Administration...
Palo Alto Health Care System, and the Keck School of Medicine, at the University of Southern California. He has published over 175 original research articles, book chapters, and reports. His research has been supported by the National Institutes of Health, the National Cancer Institute, and the Patient-Centered Outcomes Research Institute.
Areas of Focus
- Embedded research in the learning health care system
- Lung cancer screening, diagnosis, and staging
- Venous thromboembolism
- Comparative effectiveness and outcomes research
- Implementation science
State University of New York Upstate Medical University