GRADE for Diagnostic Studies

Dr. Reem Mustafa

Dr. Reem Mustafa is an Associate Professor in the Department of Internal Medicine, Division of Nephrology and Hypertension, KU Medical Center, University of Kansas and the Director of Outcomes and Implementations Research at the Jarred Grantham Kidney Institute. Dr. Mustafa has extensive experience in the development and assessment of clinical practice guidelines through her work with The Grading of Recommendations Assessment, Development and Evaluation (GRADE) working group and the GRADE Guidance Group. Dr. Mustafa has been involved with multiple guideline development groups internationally including the World Health Organization, The American College of physicians and the Canadian Society of Nephrology. She is a co-founder of the U.S. GRADE network. Her interests include the application of principles of evidence-based medicine in clinical decision-making and guideline development with a special interest in decisions about diagnostic tests and strategies.