Associate Professor of Medicine
Dr. Matthew Bair, an Army Veteran, is a general internist and pain researcher at the Richard L. Roudebush VA Medical Center in Indianapolis and an associate professor of medicine at Indiana University. His long-term research goal is to develop and test therapies that combine pharmacologic and non-pharmacologic treatments. The treatments will address some of the barriers to pain management and can be applied in primary care settings. He’s a core investigator in the VA HSR&D Center for Health Information and Communication, which is aiming to transform the health care system, both within and outside of VA, so all patients receive consistent, high-quality care. He has served on national VA committees on improving pain management.