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Brian C. Coleman, DC, MHS

Assistant Professor of Emergency Medicine, Biomedical Informatics and Data Science, and Biostatistics (Health Informatics)

Contact Information

Brian C. Coleman, DC, MHS

Mailing Address

  • Emergency Medicine

    464 Congress Ave, Suite 260

    New Haven, CT 06519

    United States

Research Summary

As a chiropractor and clinician-scientist, Dr. Coleman's research has focused on pain (including acute and chronic pain), especially spinal pain. He conducts the majority of his research in the Veterans Health Administration, focusing on optimizing pain care delivered to U.S. military veterans. He collaborates as a member of the VA's National Chiropractic Program Office, the VA Health Services Research and Development Pain/Opioid Consortium of Research, and the NIH-DOD-VA Pain Management Collaboratory. His research has centered on the implementation and integration of nonpharmacological approaches to pain, including chiropractic care, and the use of health informatics tools to improve Veteran population health.


Research Interests

Chiropractic; Medical Informatics; Natural Language Processing; Pain; Veterans Health; Pragmatic Clinical Trial; Machine Learning

Public Health Interests

Clinical Trials; Health Care Quality, Efficiency; Implementation Science; Health Informatics

Selected Publications