Professor of Medicine: at the Mayo Clinic in Rochester, Minnesota, USA, Dr. Montori is currently a principal investigator of the Knowledge and Evaluation Research (KER) Unit and is a recognized teacher of evidence-based medicine, promoting the ideals of incorporating the best available research evidence, the patient context, and the patient values and preferences in making clinical decisions. He has been an active contributor to the Users Guides to the Medical Literature.

Areas of expertise: Evidence-based clinical practice, Shared decision-making, Minimally disruptive medicine, Systematic reviews and meta-analyses.

Research program: The research of Victor M. Montori, takes place in the Knowledge and Evaluation Research Unit at Mayo Clinic. Dr. Montori is interested in how knowledge is produced, disseminated and taken up in practice — and how this leads to optimal health care delivery and patient outcomes.

Dr. Montori also serves as director of community engagement and of late stage translational research for the Mayo Clinic Center for Clinical and Translational Science

Clinical interest: Care of patients with diabetes, with particular attention to the interventions that reduce the risk of diabetes-related complications, Knowledge synthesis (systematic reviews and meta-analyses), Evidence-based medicine, Encounter research, Improve the quality of decisions patients with chronic conditions, such as diabetes, and make with their clinicians such that they are most consistent with patients’ values and preferences

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