Barbara Jones: Harnessing Creativity to Overcome Challenge

Dec 06, 2019 11:45 AM

Author: Charlie Ehlert, Julie Kiefer


Barbara Jones: Harnessing Creativity to Overcome Challenge

Motivated by a desire to improve health care for everyone regardless of their income and social situation, University of Utah Health pulmonologist Barbara Jones studies physicians. She investigates times when doctors deviate from the norm for good reasons and in so doing discovers insights into improving medicine in the face of challenging scenarios. Not a stranger to challenge herself, Jones, a former Olympian, explains how international sports competition shaped her attitudes and approaches toward her work.

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