Empowering individuals and organizations to make better health care decisions.


The Foundation’s mission is to support initiatives in evidence-based health care through training, mentorship, education, and collaboration.

Furthering GRADE

Reducing bias through methodological research and optimally applying the GRADE framework.

Systematic reviews

Structured literature review to identify, appraise, select and synthesize all research evidence relevant to a question.

Clinical practice guidelines

Helping organizations succeed in providing actionable, evidence-based recommendations for individual patients and populations.

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Who we are

The Evidence Foundation team has a diverse background in helping organizations and individuals succeed in solving challenges related to complex health care decision.

Shahnaz Sultan, MD
Assistant Professor

Department of Medicine, University of Minnesota.

Reem Mustafa, MD
Associate Professor

Department of Medicine, University of Kansas.

Hassan Murad, MD

The Mayo Clinic, Rochester.

Rebecca Morgan
Rebecca Morgan, MPH
Health Scientist

Department of Clinical Epidemiology & Biostatistics, McMaster University.

Yngve Falck-Ytter
Yngve Falck-Ytter, MD

Department of Medicine, Case Western Reserve University.

Philipp Dahm
Philipp Dahm, MD

Department of Urology, University of Minnesota.