Maria Yefimova, PhD, RN
Health Services Researcher, HSR&D Center for Innovation to Implementation (Ci2i), VA Palo Alto Healthcare System
UCLA NCSP ’16-18
Maria Yefimova is a nurse researcher working to address disability, social and palliative needs of older patients and support their caregivers in the home and community-based settings. Her research focuses on emergent technological solutions, such as remote health monitoring and predictive analytics. She completed her post-doctoral fellowship in the National Clinician Scholars Program at UCLA, among the first nurses to receive health services research training alongside physicians in the legacy of Robert Wood Johnson Foundation (RWJF) Clinical Scholars Program.