Dr. Zisman-Ilani’s research in the Shared Decision Making Lab focuses on Shared Decision Making (SDM) and related patient-clinician communication processes. Dr. Zisman-Ilani’s research includes conceptualization and understanding of SDM mechanism and related health communication processes, development of SDM interventions, decision aids, decision-support tools and development of SDM measures. Dr. Zisman-Ilani conducts research in various clinical conditions and settings, such as psychosis, schizophrenia, depression, diabetes, inflammatory bowel disease and comorbidities. A special focus is given to underserved populations from ethnic/racial minority groups.


Yaara Zisman-Ilani

Assistant Professor
Social and Behavioral Sciences
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