Current Position and Professional Functions
Research Interests and Expertise
Karen’s research interests include quality of life and utility, prostate cancer, and health care costs. She has worked on studies to develop and assess the Patient Oriented Prostate Utility Scale (PORPUS) and Bladder Utility Symptom Scale (BUSS), as well as several studies on costs for prostate cancer and other cancers. Her expertise includes utility assessment, questionnaire development, administrative data, and costing methods.