Hamm business photo May 2005Robert M. Hamm, Ph.D.

Professor, Department of Family and Preventive Medicine
Director, Clinical Decision Making Program
University of Oklahoma Health Sciences Center

Robert Hamm Curriculum Vitae

 



Rob Hamm is a psychologist specializing in judgment and decision making.

In his work in the Clinical Decision Making Program, he studies both how medical decisions ought to be made and how they actually are made by physicians and by patients.

 

How decisions ought to be made:

 

  • Decision Analysis
  • Multiattribute Utility Analysis
  • Cost Effectiveness Analysis
  • Probabilistic Inference (Bayes' Theorem)

How decisions are made:

 

  • Interpretation of situations and framing of decisions
  • Judgments of probabilities
  • Judgments of value
  • Integration of multiple items of information

 


 

Download computer programs for clinical decision making calculations.

 

Slideshows of presentations.

 

Family Medicine Summer Research Experience (FMSRE) Program.

 

Oklahoma/Kansas Judgment and Decision Making (OKJDM) Annual Workshop.

 


Other information:

Hamm presents a short course on the Psychology of Medical Decision Making at the annual meetings of the Society for Medical Decision Making. The content is available from the Society for Medical Decision Making website (for SMDM members only): http://www.smdm.org.

Project exploring the use of balance sheets to inform men's decision making about whether to get prostate cancer screening, sponsored by the Association of Teachers of Preventive Medicine and the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.


Miscellaneous information on Rob Hamm.


Clinical Decision Making Program
Department of Family and Preventive Medicine
University of Oklahoma Health Sciences Center
900 NE 10th Street, Oklahoma City, OK 73104
405/271-8000 ext. 32306
Fax 405/271-2784
email: Robert-Hamm(at)ouhsc.edu.


Department of Family and Preventive Medicine
The University of Oklahoma Health Sciences Center
P.O. Box 26901
Oklahoma City, OK 73190

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