Visiting Scholar

Matthew Lineberry

Matthew Lineberry, PhD

Director of Simulation Research, Assessment, & Outcomes
Assistant Professor of Health Policy & Management
University of Kansas Medical Center and Hospital

Dates of Visit: May 15 – 19, 2017

Purpose of Visit

Presenter at CHES Research Rounds
May 17, 2017
Digital coaching: Learner-adaptive technology to support and optimize life-long learning in healthcare

During this visit to CHES, Dr. Lineberry will also be meeting with individual members of the CHES community to discuss their research ideas, offer advice, and explore areas of joint interest.


Dr. Matt Lineberry is the Director of Simulation Research, Assessment, and Outcomes for the University of Kansas Medical Center and Hospital, Kansas City, KS, and is an Assistant Professor of Health Policy and Management.

Matt’s research focuses on optimizing deliberate practice of challenging tasks in healthcare, with particular emphases on (1) Assessment for Learning, (2) Computer-Adaptive Training, and (3) Healthcare Simulation. He and his collaborators’ work has been supported with nearly $2 million in grant funding in the last two years, from the generous support of agencies including the National Science Foundation, Department of Defense, and National Board of Medical Examiners.

Matthew holds a Ph.D. in Industrial & Organizational Psychology with an emphasis in Statistical Methods from the University of South Florida (USF), where he was a Presidential Doctoral Fellow. Previously, Matt served as a Research Psychologist for the U.S. Navy’s training systems command and later as Assistant Professor of Medical Education at the University of Illinois at Chicago.