2005

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

Kevin Chien-Chang Wu

Associate Professor, Dept/Graduate Institute of Medical Education and Bioethics, and Director, Department of Psychiatry, National Taiwan University College of Medicine
Chairperson, Department of Psychiatry, National Taiwan University Hospital

Dissertation Title: "Who Counts? The General and the Particular in Health Care Policy Making"... Read more about Kevin Chien-Chang Wu

Vivian Wu

Chief Executive Officer, SyneuRx Lifescience US, Inc

Dissertation Title: "Managed Care and the Changing Hospital Industry in the 1990s"... Read more about Vivian Wu

Benjamin Sommers*

Deputy Assistant Secretary for Planning and Evaluation, Office of Health Policy, US Department of Health and Human Services
on leave from Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health
*Harvard PhD Program in Health Policy Alumnus & Faculty Member

Dissertation Title: "The Dynamics of Public and Private Health Insurance in the United States"... Read more about Benjamin Sommers*

Stephanie Shimada

Research Health Scientist, Center for Healthcare Organization and Implementation Research, Bedford VA Medical Center
Research Assistant Professor, Department of Health Law, Policy, and Management, Boston University School of Public Health

Dissertation Title:  "Selection in the Medicare Program"... Read more about Stephanie Shimada

Norman Grantham Miller

Professor of Medicine, Stanford University
Senior Fellow, Freeman Spogli Institute for International Studies, Stanford University
Senior Fellow, Stanford Institute for Economic Policy Research, Stanford University

Dissertation Title:"Empirical Essays on Major Forces in Health, Population, and Development"... Read more about Norman Grantham Miller

Pamela McMahon

Research Scientist, Department of Population Medicine, Harvard Medical School and Harvard Pilgrim Healthcare Institute

Dissertation Title:  "Policy Assessment of Medical Imaging Utilization: Methods and Applications"... Read more about Pamela McMahon

Amy Bird Knudsen

Senior Scientist, Institute for Technology Assessment, Massachusetts General Hospital
Assistant Professor in Radiology, Harvard Medical School

Dissertation Title:  "Explaining the Secular Trends in Colorectal Cancer Incidence and Mortality with an Empirically Calibrated Microsimulation Model"... Read more about Amy Bird Knudsen

Jane Kim*

K.T. Li Professor of Health Economics, Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health
Dean for Academic Affairs, Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health
*Harvard PhD Program in Health Policy Alumna

Dissertation Title:  "Using Mathematical Modeling to Evaluate the Public Health Impact and Cost-Effectiveness of Cervical Cancer Screening Strategies in Different World Regions"... Read more about Jane Kim*

Patricia Keenan

Senior Researcher, Division of Research and Modeling, Center for Financing, Access, and Cost Trends, Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality (AHRQ)

Dissertation Title:  "Implications of Rising Medical Care Spending"... Read more about Patricia Keenan

Niteesh Choudhry*

Professor of Medicine, Harvard Medical School
Executive Director, Center for Healthcare Delivery Sciences, and Associate Physician, Division of Pharamcoepidemiology and Pharmacoeconomics, Brigham and Women's Hospital Dept of Medicine
*Harvard PhD Program in Health Policy Alumnus & Faculty Member

Dissertation Title:  "The Impact of Physician Factors on Health Care Quality"... Read more about Niteesh Choudhry*

Colin Baker

Principal Analyst, Health Analysis Division, Congressional Budget Office

Dissertation Title:  "Topics in Labor Markets, Health, and Employer-Sponsored Health Insurance"... Read more about Colin Baker