Faculty Positions


Research Interests

Psychometrics, measurement, program evaluation, instrument development, medical education 

Selected Publication

Shea JA, Guerra CE, Weiner J, Aguirre AC, Ravenell KL, Asch DA: Adapting a patient satisfaction instrument for low literate and Spanish-speaking populations:  Comparison of three formats.  Patient Education and Counseling. 2008; 73:132-140.

Shea JA, Micco E, Dean LT, McMurphy S, Schwartz JS, Armstrong K:  Development of a revised health care system distrust scale.  Journal of General Internal Medicine. 2008; 23:727-32.

Shea JA,  Guerra CE, Ravenell KL, McDonald VJ, Henry CAN, Asch DA: Health literacy weakly but consistently predicts primary care patient dis-satisfaction.  International Journal for Quality in Health Care. 2007; 19(1):45-9.


Recent News