Texas Center for Health Outcomes Research & Education (TxCORE)

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TxCORE is made up of an interdisciplinary team of researchers, with expertise in health outcomes research, pharmacoeconomics, epidemiology, public health, and patient health behavior.

TxCORE team


TxCORE has experience in:

  • Examining medication and other health care services use in large populations

  • Developing and evaluating novel approaches to patient-centered care

  • Developing tools for patients and providers to enhance patient care

  • Developing new research and analytic methods

  • Designing and evaluating health care and educational interventions

For potential graduate students interesting in applying to the UT Health Outcomes graduate program, please contact:

Research & Graduate Studies
PHR 4.220A
Phone: 512-471-6590
Fax: 512-471-4066

TxCORE Leadership

TxCORE leadership
Executive Director: Michael Johnsrud, PhD
Directors: Jamie Barner, PhD; Carolyn Brown, PhD
Associate Directors: Leticia Moczygemba, PhD; Kristin Richards, PhD


Jamie Barner in a meeting
photo of Tish Moczygemba in a meeting