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B.S. University of Notre Dame (science-business program)

Ph.D. Saint Louis University (health services research / outcomes research)


  • Diabetes Management
  • Asthma
  • Quality Assessment
  • Public Health Ethics
  • Program Evaluation
  • Database Design
  • Strategic Planning
  • Health Care Financing & Policy


  • ORES 231 Introduction to Clinical Medicine 


Eric. S Armbrecht, PhD
Director of Consulting Practice, SLUCOR
Associate Professor, SLUCOR
Health Management & Policy, School of Public Health

Dr. Eric Armbrecht is committed to the research, development and implementation of new ideas that facilitate chronic disease prevention and management throughout the health care system. A balance among technical expertise, creativity, scientific method and practical application characterizes his approach to collaborative research projects with academic, government, corporate and non-profit organizations. He has led numerous efforts for developing, evaluating, and communicating health improvement strategies across diverse populations and settings.

Prior to joining the SLUCOR faculty, Dr. Armbrecht served as Executive Director of a non-profit community health organization, Vice President of Research and Development for a diabetes technology company, Director of Health Improvement for an association of large employers and Principal of a public health research and consulting practice. Community and Academic Affiliations

Community & Academic Affiliations

  • St. Louis Diabetes Coalition (Board Member)
  • State of Missouri Arthritis and Osteoporosis Program (Advisory Board Member)
  • Washington University Diabetes Center (Co-Principal Investigator)
  • National Business Health Coalition (Co-Chair, Education and Research Committee)

Selected Publications or Presentations

  1. Armbrecht ES. Outcomes Matter More than Ever: Era of Public  Reporting, Pay for Performance and Transparency. Saint  Louis University School of Medicine, Grand Rounds. August  29, 2008. (presentation)
  2. Armbrecht ES. Employer health and wellness initiatives:  Findings from an assessment of 47 leading employers in the  St. Louis region. St. Louis Area Business Health Coalition,  2007. (report)
  3. Nanda U, McLendon P, Andresen E, Armbrecht ES. The SIP68:  An abbreviated Sickness Impact Profile for disability  outcomes research. Quality of Life Research Journal. 2003  Aug; 12(5): 583-595. PubMed Link
  4. Wolinsky FD, Armbrecht ES, Wyrwich KW. Rethinking functional  limitation pathways. Gerontologist. 2000 Apr; 40(2):137-46.  PubMed Link

Professional Memberships

Academy Health
American Diabetes Association
American Evaluation Association
American Public Health Association
American Statistical Association
St. Louis Professionals for Healthcare Quality