Dartmouth Primary Care Cooperative Research Network
(Dartmouth COOP)

HPV Fact Sheet

Director of Research: John H. Wasson, M.D.
Executive Director: Deb Johnson
Homepage: http://www.dartmouth.edu/~coopproj

The Dartmouth COOP is a voluntary, cooperative network of independent clinicians (community-based) who have helped develop and refine a model for rapidly assessing and improving care. COOP members collaborate with academic researchers to improve the outcomes focus of care and develop methods that work in busy community-practice settings. The COOP demonstrates how to integrate measurement of patient values, clinical improvement strategies, and research objectives into day-to-day health care delivery.

The goals of the Dartmouth COOP Project are to: