2006

Darren Zinner

Associate Professor and Associate Dean for Academic Personnel, Heller School for Social Policy and Management, Brandeis University

Dissertation Title: "Essays on the Management of Clinical Trial Sites: Lessons for Health Policy, Technology Development, and Organizational Theory"... Read more about Darren Zinner

Connie Mah Trinacty

Investigator and Assistant Science Director, Center for Health Research, Kaiser Permanente Hawai'i

Dissertation Title: "Evaluating Racial Differences in Quality of Diabetes Care and Self-Management Practice in an HMO"... Read more about Connie Mah Trinacty

Sun Young Kim

Associate Professor of Global Health, Seoul National University Graduate School of Public Health

Dissertation Title:  "Economic Evaluation of Vaccination Policies Using Mathematical Models: Cost-Effectiveness, Externalities, and Affordability of Hepatitis B Vaccination"... Read more about Sun Young Kim

Cara James

President and CEO, Grantmakers in Health

Dissertation Title:  "End Stage Renal Disease (ESRD): Factors Affecting Patient's Treatment and Care Assessments"... Read more about Cara James

Carrie Farmer

Senior Policy Research and Director of Health Care Quality Measurement and Improvement Program, RAND

Dissertation Title:  "Chronic Illness, Depression, and the Patient-Provider Relationship: Toward a Model of Biopsychosocial Care"... Read more about Carrie Farmer

Benjamin Cook*

Director, Health Equity Research Lab, Cambridge Health Alliance and Center for Multicultural Mental Health Research
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*

Rena Conti

Associate Professor of Markets, Public Policy, and Law, Questrom School of Business, Boston University
Associate Research Director, Biopharma and Public Policy, Institute for Health System Innovation and Policy, Questrom School of Business, Boston University

Dissertation Title:  "Economic Value of New Treatments for Depression"... Read more about Rena Conti

Thomas Concannon

Senior Policy Researcher, RAND Corporation
Assistant Professor of Medicine, Clinical and Translational Science Institute, Tufts University School of Medicine

Dissertation Title:  "Cost and Outcomes Analysis of Emergency Transport, Inter-Hospital Transfer and Hospital Expansion Policies in Cardiac Care"... Read more about Thomas Concannon

Tanya Bentley

CEO, Health & Human Performance Foundation
Research Scientist, UCLA Mindfulness Awareness Research Center

Dissertation Title:  "US Folic Acid Fortification Policy: Methods for Evaluating Folate Intake and Projecting Health Outcomes"... Read more about Tanya Bentley