Brennan Spiegel, MD

Dr. Spiegel directs the Cedars-Sinai Center for Outcomes Research and Education, where he oversees a team that studies how digital health technologies like wearable biosensors, smartphone applications and social media can be used to strengthen the patient-doctor bond, improve outcomes and save money.

Beyond developing digital health innovations, Dr. Spiegel’s group conducts psychometric, health-economic, epidemiologic and qualitative research across a wide range of healthcare topics. As a member of the U.S. Food and Drug Administration Field Advisory Committee, Dr. Spiegel is also focused on developing valid and reliable endpoints for clinical trials. His research team receives funding from the National Institutes of Health, Robert Wood Johnson Foundation, U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs and other industry sources.


  • Director, Health Services Research in Academic Affairs and Clinical Transformation