Hahn School of Nursing and Health Science

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Dr. Ruth Bush

Clinical Associate Professor

Ruth Bush is a Clinical Associate Professor. She received her Master’s in Epidemiology and Biostatistics from San Diego State University. Additionally, she received her PhD in Public Health through the University of California, San Diego/San Diego State University Joint Doctoral Program.

Dr. Bush is currently a Research Scientist at Rady Children's Hospital in San Diego. In this capacity she oversees the development and initiation of clinical research studies as well as providing statistical consultation for research projects. She is leading the Rady’s Outcome Research Consortium, which is designed to facilitate cross-disciplinary outcomes research.

In addition to her current research interests, Dr. Bush has been part of Department of Defense studies examining traumatic brain injury, birth defects, and overuse injuries.

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