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Laurent G. Glance, M.D.

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Fax: (585) 244-7271

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Dr. Glance is Professor (with tenure) and Vice-Chair for Research in the Department of Anesthesiology at the University of Rochester School of Medicine. He has an adjunct appointment as a Senior Scientist at RAND Health.

Professional Background

Dr. Glance obtained his M.D. at Cornell and his undergraduate degree at Dartmouth. He is a cardiac anesthesiologist who did his residency training at New York-Presbyterian Hospital (Cornell) and fellowship in critical care medicine at Memorial Sloan-Kettering. He is board certified in both Anesthesiology and Critical Care Medicine.


Dr. Glance was the recipient of a career research development grant, and the Principal Investigator on two ARHQ-funded RO1 grants focusing on risk adjustment (R01 HS 13617) and the impact of non-public reporting (R01 HS016737). He is currently a co-investigator on an NIMHD funded R01 grant (R01 MD012422 ) examining the impact of bundled payment reforms on racial and socioeconomic disparities in hip and knee surgeries.
Dr. Glance has over 20 years of experience in health outcomes research. His research interests include
(1) optimization of risk adjustment for measuring quality-of-care, (2) development of risk prediction tools; and
(3) understanding the impact of health care reforms on patient outcomes and disparities. He has authored over 140 peer-reviewed studies and editorials.



MD | Cornell University Medical College

Post-doctoral Training & Residency

07/01/1989 - 06/30/1990
Fellowship in Critical Care Medicine at Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center

07/01/1986 - 06/30/1989
Residency in Anesthesiology at The New York Hospital/Cornell Medical College

07/01/1985 - 06/30/1986
Internship in Surgery at New England Medical Center Hospitals

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Journal Articles

Glance LG, Nerenz DR, Joynt Maddox KE, Hall BL, Dick AW. "Reproducibility of Hospital Rankings Based on Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services Hospital Compare Measures as a Function of Measure Reliability." JAMA network open.. 2021 Dec 1; 4(12):e2137647. Epub 2021 Dec 01.

Nicoara A, Song P, Bollen BA, Paone G, Abernathy JJ, Taylor MA, Habib RH, Del Rio JM, Lauer RE, Nussmeier NA, Glance LG, Petty JV, Mackensen GB, Vener DF, Kertai MD. "The Society of Thoracic Surgeons Adult Cardiac Surgery Database: 2021 Update on Echocardiography." The Annals of thoracic surgery.. 2021 Sep 15; Epub 2021 Sep 15.

Glance LG, Thirukumaran CP, Feng C, Lustik SJ, Dick AW. "Association Between the Physician Quality Score in the Merit-Based Incentive Payment System and Hospital Performance in Hospital Compare in the First Year of the Program." JAMA network open.. 2021 Aug 2; 4(8):e2118449. Epub 2021 Aug 02.

Books & Chapters

Chapter Title: Evaluating trauma Center Performance
Book Title: Trauma:Contemporary Principles and Therapy
Author List: 138. Osler T, Glance
Published By: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins 2008

Chapter Title: Scoring: Its Definition and Practical Application in Current Therapy of Trauma Surgery and Critical Care.
Book Title: Injury Severity
Author List: Osler, T; Glance, LG; Bedrick, EJ.
Edited By: Asensio, J, Trunkey, D
Published By: Saunders/Elsevier Company 2006 in Philadelphia