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MyLupusTeam Medical Reviewer | Iris Navarro-Millán, M.D.

Posted on March 12, 2021

Iris Navarro-Millán, M.D.

Dr. Iris Navarro-Millán is an assistant professor of medicine at Weill Cornell Medicine and the Hospital for Special Surgery in New York City. She is a rheumatologist with expertise in rheumatoid arthritis (RA). She has a Master of Science in public health with a focus on outcomes research. Her research program focuses on clinical outcomes of people with rheumatoid arthritis and implementation science, with a focus on using peer coaches. Peer coaches are individuals with RA who are trained to coach others with RA on concepts related to self-care and cardiovascular disease. Dr. Navarro-Millán is funded by the National Institutes of Health (NIH) and the Rheumatology Research Foundation to conduct research using peer coaches as the main tool to implement behavioral interventions.