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Ryan Howard

Ryan Howard

MD Candidate, University of Michigan Medical School
rhow@med.umich.edu
Ryan Howard is a fourth-year medical student at the University of Michigan Medical School. He is interested in quality improvement and surgical outcomes. His interest in Lean developed while taking the course "Physicians as Leaders and Problem Solvers" taught by Dr. Jack Billi.
Articles by Ryan Howard
An A3 Antidote to the Opiate Epidemic
Opiate use in America has been spiking at an alarming rate. Many healthcare organizations, such as the University of Michigan Medical School, are trying to fight the surge in use by controlling how many opioids they prescribe to their patients. Ryan Howard led a project to curb the number of opiate pills released to their community via the Medical School. Read more. More »