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Gabrielle Rude

Contributing Faculty

College of Health Professions

School of Health Sciences

Degree Program Ph.D. Health Services

Dr. Gabrielle Rude is the Director of Practice Transformation and President/CEO Designee for the Wisconsin Collaborative for Healthcare Quality (WCHQ). WCHQ is a voluntary consortium of organizations working to improve the quality and cost effectiveness of health care in Wisconsin through the public reporting of comparative performance information. Dr. Rude has a PhD in Population Health Sciences from the University of Wisconsin and is a Certified Professional in Healthcare Quality. Dr. Rude serves on the Boards of the Wisconsin Community Health Fund and Green County Leaders of the University of Wisconsin-Extension, and the Advisory Council of University of Wisconsin Institute for Translational Research. Dr. Rude is passionate about assisting healthcare providers in transforming their practices to provide high-value healthcare


BS, University of Wisconsin - Stevens Point - Stevens Point, WI United States

PhD, University of Wisconsin - Madison, WI United States

Public Service

Wisconsin Community Health Fund, Board Member - Madison, WI United States


Rude, G. M. (2019). Practice Transformation for Value-based Healthcare. Wisconsin Collaborative for Healthcare Quality.

Rude, G. M. (2014). Population Health Management. Wisconsin League for Nursing.