Associate Professor Sarah Gollust published a study showing that users of direct-to-consumer genetic analysis services enthusiastically support access to genome testing.
Category Archives: Health Policy and Management
Research by PhD student Eric Jutkowitz shows that poor function among dementia patients incurs the greatest amount out-of-pocket health care spending.
Assistant Professor Rachel Hardeman and Associate Professor Katy Kozhimannil say examining structural racism is the key to eliminating racial health inequity in the United States.
Research from Assistant Professor Katie White shows that many caregivers consider the experience to be a life-changing journey comprised of challenges, lessons, and rewards.
Research by Associate Professor Jean Abraham and PhD student Coleman Drake shows that competition drives down premium costs in federal health insurance marketplaces.
Racial disparities create unequal outcomes in health care. One glaring example is that in the United States, more than 200 black people die prematurely every day. School of Public Health Assistant Professor Rachel Hardeman comments on the disparities. “Race and racism matter very much for health,” Hardeman says. “Where you…
The 2016 HCUP Outstanding Article of the Year Award will be presented by the Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality (AHRQ) and AcademyHealth to School of Public Health Associate Professor Katy Kozhimannil and her colleagues,
School of Public Health Assistant Professor Rachel Hardeman was honored with the American Board of Internal Medicine Foundation’s Professional Article Prize for her paper, “Structural Racism and Supporting Black Lives — The Role of Health Professionals,” published in the New England Journal of Medicine.
HSRP&A PhD student, Peiyin Hung, received the 2017 National Rural Health Association/John Snow Inc. Student Achievement Award. This award recognizes extraordinary student-initiated activity within the field of rural health. Hung has also been selected as a recipient of the AcademyHealth Alice S. Hersh Student Scholarship. The scholarship is designed to encourage professional…