Isomi Miake-Lye, PhD

Course: Practices of Evaluation in Health Service: Theory and Methodology


Isomi Miake-Lye is an Adjunct Assistant Professor in the Department of Health Policy and Management, and a researcher at the VA Greater Los Angeles Healthcare System. She has expertise in evidence synthesis, mixed methods research, implementation science, and organizational behavior. Her research focuses on how the organization of health systems affects the use of evidence and evidence-based practices. She is Associate Director of the VA Evidence Synthesis Program in West Los Angeles and teaches Program Evaluation courses at UCLA.


Dr. Miake-Lye has a PhD in Health Policy and Management from UCLA and a BA in Interdisciplinary Studies from USC.