Donald Bushnell, MA, received his Masters of Arts Degree from the University of Washington (UW) in 1989. He began work in data management at UW in 1987, continuing as the data manager and analyst for the CDC-funded Northwest Prevention Effectiveness Center at the UW until 1996 when he took the position as the database manager at Providence Health Plans of Washington. He has been the director of data management and analysis at HRA, Inc. since 1998.

Don has supported scientific work on well-known measures such as the Incontinence-specific Quality of Life (I-QOL), the World Health Organization Quality of Life (WHOQOL), the Parkinson’s Disease Questionnaire (PDQ), the Irritable Bowel Syndrome Quality of Life (IBS-QOL), the Obesity and Weight Loss QOL Measure (OWLQOL) and Migraine Treatment Satisfaction measure (MTS). Don has designed and supported the data management and analysis for a variety of large international studies including the Longitudinal Investigation of Depression Outcomes (LIDO). He has also conducted extensive research in the area of electronic data capture (EDC) on numerous different platforms.

He has authored and co-authored numerous quality of life publications and has both supported and presented a wide range of research findings. He is a member of the International Society for Quality of Life Research, the International Society for Pharmacoeconomic Outcomes Research as well as a peer reviewer for the journals Quality of Life Research, Journal of Clinical Epidemiology, and PharmacoEconomics.

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