Penny Feldman

Ph.D, Senior Vice President for Research and Evaluation and Director of Home Care Policy and Research

At VNSNY Dr. Feldman oversees a research portfolio focused on improving the quality, outcomes and cost-effectiveness of home-based care, helping older people better manage chronic conditions and problems at home, developing age-friendly communities for a growing older population, and supporting informed policy-making. Recent projects for which Dr. Feldman served as PI include comparative effectiveness grants funded by AHRQ and NHLBI focused on improving outcomes among high risk, complex patients, and an NHLBI cluster randomized 3-arm trial designed to improve blood pressure control among African American patients with uncontrolled hypertension.