Ekaterina I. Noyes, Ph.D., M.P.H.

Ekaterina I. Noyes, Ph.D., M.P.H.

Contact Information

University of Rochester Medical Center
School of Medicine and Dentistry
601 Elmwood Ave, Box SURG
Rochester, NY 14642

Office: (585) 275-8467
Administrative: (585) 275-6535
Fax: (585) 276-1305

Research Bio

Dr. Noyes is Professor of Surgery and Public Health Sciences and Scientific Director of Surgical Health Outcomes and Research Enterprise (SHORE). She is a health services researcher with expertise in quality of care assessment, comparative effectiveness, and health outcomes and economic evaluations in healthcare. She is co-Director of Comparative Effectiveness Research (CER) Key Function Committee for the University of Rochester Clinical and Translation Science Institute, and co-Director of Center for Research Implementation and Translation (CRIT) at the URMC. Dr. Noyes has extensive experience working with interdisciplinary research teams on projects involving program evaluation, healthcare delivery and public health organizations funded by the NIH, AHRQ and other public and private sources.

She has over 50 publications on quality measures, reimbursement, and cost-effectiveness of medical care. Dr. Noyes is has been involved in and led studies on evaluation of quality of life, cost and quality of long-term interventions, including cost-effectiveness of treatment for bladder, breast, and colorectal cancer, Parkinson's disease, and multiple sclerosis, use of implantable cardiac defibrillators, telemedicine, and effect of frailty on costs and quality of care.

Awards & Honors (Local)

Best Poster Award | International Society for Pharmacoeconomics and Outcomes Researc | 14th Annual European Congress, Madrid, Spain 2011
Dean's Teaching Fellowship | University of Rochester School of Medicine and Dentistry | Rochester, NY 2007
Best Short Course Presentation | Society for Medical Decision Making 27th Annual Meeting | San Francisco, CA 2005
Best Podium Presentation | International Society for Pharmacoeconomics & Outcomes Research | Arlington, Virginia 2004
Excellence in Research Incentive Award | University of Rochester Medical School | Rochester, NY 2004
Graduate Student Society Travel Award for First-Time Presentation | University of Rochester School of Medicine and Dentistry | Rochester, NY 1997
Russian Presidential Scholarship for Research Abroad | Russia 1994 - 1995

Recent Journal Articles

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2015 Mar
Kelly KN, Iannuzzi JC, Aquina CT, Probst CP, Noyes K, Monson JR, Fleming FJ. "Timing of discharge: a key to understanding the reason for readmission after colorectal surgery." Journal of gastrointestinal surgery : official journal of the Society for Surgery of the Alimentary Tract. 2015 Mar; 19(3):418-28. Epub 2014 Dec 18.
2015 Feb 4
Shields E, Thirukumaran C, Thorsness R, Noyes K, Voloshin I. "An Analysis of Adult Patient Risk Factors and Complications Within 30 Days After Arthroscopic Shoulder Surgery." Arthroscopy : the journal of arthroscopic & related surgery : official publication of the Arthroscopy Association of North America and the International Arthroscopy Association. 2015 Feb 4; Epub 2015 Feb 04.
Xue Y, Chappel AR, Freund DA, Aiken LH, Noyes K. "Cost outcomes of supplemental nurse staffing in a large medical center." Journal of nursing care quality. 2015 30(2):130-7.
2014 Oct
Shields E, Iannuzzi JC, Thorsness R, Noyes K, Voloshin I. "Perioperative complications after hemiarthroplasty and total shoulder arthroplasty are equivalent." Journal of shoulder and elbow surgery. 2014 Oct; 23(10):1449-53. Epub 2014 Apr 18.
2014 Oct
Pandya C, Hashmi S, Gertz MA, Hogan W, Noyes K, Kumar SK. "Cost-effectiveness analysis of early vs. late autologous stem cell transplantation in multiple myeloma." Clinical transplantation. 2014 Oct; 28(10):1084-91. Epub 2014 Aug 18.

Current Appointments

Professor - Department of Surgery, Research (SMD) - Primary
Professor - Department of Public Health Sciences (SMD)


MPH | Public Health | Univ Rochester Sch Med/Dent2002
PhD | Biophysics | Univ Rochester Sch Med/Dent2000
MS | Neuroscience | Univ Rochester Sch Med/Dent1997
BS | Physics | Middlebury College1995