Theodore Ganiats, MD is Professor of General Medicine at the Miller School of Medicine in the University of Miami's Department of Family Medicine and Community Health.
Dr Ganiats attended the UCSD School of Medicine where he completed both his medical degree and his Family Medicine residency.
He is a member of many professional associations, including the Society for Medical Decision Making, Academy Health, the American Public Health Association and the International Society for Quality of Life Research.
Dr Ganiats' research interests involve outcomes research, focusing on quality of life assessment and cost-effectiveness analysis. He has delivered over 100 lectures throughout the US and Europe. In addition, he was a member or chair of over 50 national guideline and quality/performance panels spanning multiple disciplines.
He has been published in over 100 peer-reviewed journals, such as Diabetes Care, Medical Care, and the American Journal of Preventive Medicine. Dr. Ganiats is currently on the editorial boards of the Journal of Family Practice and Family Practice News and is a member of the Institute of Medicine.