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M.E. Michele Heisler, MD

Michele Heisler
  • Research Investigator, Center for Clinical Management Research, VA Ann Arbor Healthcare System

  • Staff Physician, VA Ann Arbor Healthcare System

  • Professor, Department of Internal Medicine; Professor, Health Behavior and Health Education, School of Public Health, University of Michigan


  • Patient chronic disease self-management
  • Patient-provider communication
  • Peer support
  • Implementation research
  • Health and human rights


  • Elected to the National Academy of Medicine, 2022
  • Fellowship, Society of Behavioral Medicine, 2020
  • Daniel Deykin Award for Outstanding Mentor, VA HSR&D, 2019
  • MICHR Distinguished Clinical and Translational Research Mentor Award, University of Michigan, 2018
  • Elected to the Association of American Physicians
  • Dean’s Award for Clinical and Health Services Research, University of Michigan Medical School, 2017
  • Dean’s Award for Global Community Service, University of Michigan Medical School, 2015