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    Deborah Azrael

    Director of Research, Harvard Injury Control Research Center, Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health
    Research Associate, Dept of Health Policy and Management, Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health

    Dissertation Title:  "Firearms: Storage and Use at Home and Use in Suicides by Children"... Read more about Deborah Azrael

    Matthew Brault

    PhD Candidate in Health Policy (G6, Methods for Policy Research)
    Matt Brault holds a BA in Sociology from the George Washington University and an MPP from Georgetown University, where he focused on health policy. After... Read more about Matthew Brault

    Benjamin Cook*

    Director, Health Equity Research Lab, and Director of Research, Department of Psychiatry, Cambridge Health Alliance
    Associate Professor, Harvard Medical School
    *Harvard PhD Program in Health Policy Alumnus & Faculty Member

    Dissertation Title:  "Hunt for the Right Counterfactual: Estimating Disparities in Minority Health Care"... Read more about Benjamin Cook*

    Anas El Turabi

    Expert Associate Partner, McKinsey & Company

    Dissertation Title:  "Unintended Consequences: Empirical Studies of Continuity of Care and Financial Incentive Gaming in Primary Care"... Read more about Anas El Turabi

    Laura Faden Garabedian*

    Assistant Professor, Department of Population Medicine, Harvard Medical School & Harvard Pilgrim Health Care Institute
    *Harvard PhD Program in Health Policy Alumna & Faculty Member

    Dissertation Title:  "Quasi-Experimental Health Policy Research: Evaluation of Universal Health Insurance and Methods for Comparative Effectiveness Research"... Read more about Laura Faden Garabedian*

    Rebecca Haffajee

    Acting Assistant Secretary for Planning and Evaluation, US Department of Health and Human Services

    Dissertation Title:  "Evaluating Legal Interventions Designed to Improve Behavioral Health Outcomes"... Read more about Rebecca Haffajee

    Douglas Levy

    Associate Professor, Medicine, Harvard Medical School
    Core Faculty of the Mongan Institute Health Policy Center, Massachusetts General Hospital

    Dissertation Title:  "Investigating Policies to Reduce Tobacco Use and Harm: Findings and Methods"... Read more about Douglas Levy

    Peter Lyu

    PhD Candidate in Health Policy (G6, Methods for Policy Research)

    Peter Lyu graduated with highest honors from UNC Chapel Hill and the Gillings...

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    J. Michael McWilliams*

    Warren Alpert Foundation Professor of Health Care Policy and of Medicine, Harvard Medical School
    *Harvard PhD Program in Health Policy Alumnus & Faculty Member

    Dissertation Title:  "Effects of Insurance Coverage on Health Services, Outcomes, and Disparities among Adults with Cardiovascular Disease and Diabetes"... Read more about J. Michael McWilliams*

    Janet Rosenbaum

    Assistant Professor, Department of Epidemiology, School of Public Health, State University of New York (SUNY) Downstate

    Dissertation Title:"Reborn a Virgin: The Validity of Adolescent Self-report of Risk Behaviors and the Efficacy of Abstinence Pledges as a Marker of Subsequent Sexual Activity"... Read more about Janet Rosenbaum

    Prachi Sanghavi

    Assistant Professor, Department of Public Health Sciences, University of Chicago

    Dissertation Title:  "Is Doing More, Doing Better? Basic versus Advanced Life Support Ambulances for Medical Emergencies"... Read more about Prachi Sanghavi

    Amie Shei

    Vice President for Programs, The Health Foundation of Central Massachusetts

    Dissertation Title: "The Health Impacts of Public Programs for the Poor in Brazil and the United States"... Read more about Amie Shei

    Yusuke Tsugawa

    Assistant Professor of Medicine, Division of General Internal Medicine and Health Services Research, David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA

    Dissertation Title: "Variation in Quality and Costs of Care across Physicians and Its Determinants"... Read more about Yusuke Tsugawa

    Wei Wilson Zhang

    Assistant Dean of Global Executive Education and Associate Professor of Applied Economics, Guanghua School of Management, Peking University

    Dissertation Title: "Hospital Quality and Patient Trust in Care for Colorectal Cancer"... Read more about Wei Wilson Zhang