Director, Health Services Research, Cedars-Sinai Health System
Professor of Medicine and Public Health, University of California, Los Angeles
Dr. Brennan Spiegel is the Director of Health Services Research for Cedars‐Sinai Health System and Professor of Medicine and Public Health at UCLA, where he teaches digital health science, health analytics, and cost-effectiveness analysis. Dr. Spiegel directs the Cedars‐Sinai Center for Outcomes Research and Education (CS‐CORE), a multidisciplinary team that investigates how digital health technologies, including wearable biosensors, smartphone applications, virtual reality, and social media, can strengthen the patient‐doctor bond, improve outcomes, and save money. CS‐CORE unites clinicians, computer scientists, engineers, statisticians and health services researchers to invent, test, and implement digital innovations for the clinical trenches, always focusing on the value of technology to patient and provider end‐users.
Dr. Spiegel has published more than 170 articles in peer‐reviewed journals. He is listed in the Onalytica "Top 100 Influencer" lists for digital health (#13) and virtual reality (#14). His research has been featured by major media outlets, including Bloomberg, CBS, NBC, LA Times, and the Wall Street Journal.