Dr. Bimal Shah
has been named VP of Premier Research Services, a unit of Premier, Charlotte, N.C.
Shah, a practicing non-invasive cardiologist, will provide strategic, clinical, analytical and research support to the organization. Premier Research Services combines data, analytical expertise and relationships with 60% of U.S. hospitals, as well as biopharmaceutical and medical device companies, to improve patient care and reduce costs.
Most recently, Shah was quality improvement director for the Department of Medicine at the Duke Clinical Research Institute and the Duke Heart Center, Durham, N.C.