Natalia Loskutova, MD, PhD

Senior Scientist/Director of Evaluation, American Academy of Family Physicians National Research Network (AAFP NRN), Leawood, Kansas; Adjunct Assistant Professor, Department of Family Medicine, University of Kansas Medical Center, Kansas City

Dr. Loskutova earned her medical degree in general psychiatry. She earned her doctorate in rehabilitation sciences, with a focus on aging, cognitive impairment, and neurorehabilitation, from the University of Kansas Medical Center. Her primary research interests are practice-based studies and implementation science research, as well as aging research that leads to improved care delivery and patient safety for older adults. Dr. Loskutova has served in key roles on several large practice-based research projects. She has a strong background in research design and methods, and has in-depth understanding of practice-based research, dissemination and implementation research, and research evaluation. At the AAFP NRN, she focuses on practice-based, patient-centered research activities applicable to primary care.