Current H.S.O.P Student Profiles

Leah AbramsLeah Abrams
Cognate: Sociology/Organizational Studies
Contact info: lrabrams@umich.edu


(not pictured)Emily Arntson
Cognate: Economics
Contact info: earntson@umich.edu


(not pictured)Anton Avancena


(not pictured)Maria Carabello


(not pictured)Huey-Fen Chen
Cognate: Operations Research/Decision Science
Research Interests: Cost-effectiveness analysis, Health technology assessment, Medical decision making, Vaccination policy
Contact info: hfenchen@umich.edu


Betsy Querna CliffBetsy Querna Cliff
Cognate: Economics
Research Interests: Insurance benefit design, price transparency, consumer decision making
Contact info: bqcliff@umich.edu


Dori CrossDori Cross
Cognate: Organizational Studies
Research Interests: Provider use of health information technology, Health information exchange, Care coordination and care transitions for complex patient populations, Team-based care, Implementation science
Contact info: dacross@umich.edu


(not pictured)Tran Doan
Cognate: Operations Research/Decision Science
Research Interests: perform research and develop interventions that will make a wide range of high-quality health care services accessible to underprivileged communities; effective analysis of policies related to infectious diseases and women's health.
Contact info: trandoan@umich.edu


(not pictured)Heather Elliott
Cognate: Political Science
Contact info: hautumnk@umich.edu


(not pictured)Michelle Falkenbach
Cognate: Political Science
Contact info: michfalk@umich.edu


(not pictured)Jason Gibbons


Alana GuineyAlana Guiney
Cognate: Operations Research
Research Interests: Discrete event simulation, agent based modeling, complex systems, cost savings through simulation, network impacts on population behavior and outcomes.
Contact info: aguiney@umich.edu


(not pictured)Ellen Kim


(not pictured)Kasia Klasa


(not pictured)Emily Lawton


Zachary Max LevinsonZachary Max Levinson
Cognate: Economics
Research Interests: Financing and management of health services for vulnerable populations, health insurance benefit design, managed care, health insurance markets.
Contact info: zmlevins@umich.edu


(not pictured)Jun Li
Cognate: Economics
Research Interests: Health economics, health insurance reimbursement design, value-based purchasing, spillovers in health care markets.
Contact info: lijununi@umich.edu



Sunny LinSunny Lin
Cognate: Interdisciplinary
Research Interests:  Health information technology, health delivery systems, community health, health IT policy.
Contact info: sunnylin@umich.edu


Adam MarkovitzAdam Markovitz
Cognate: Economics
Research Interests: Physician payment reform, financial incentives, quality of care, access to care, health disparities, population health.
Contact info: amarkov@umich.edu


(not pictured)Amanda Mauri


(not pictured)Morgen Miller
Cognate: Economics
Research Interests: Health insurance markets, health labor force markets, economics of information.
Contact info: mmmill@umich.edu


Jeff PearsonJeff Pearson
Cognate: Economics
Research Interests: Payment systems, delivery systems, health insurance, quality measurement, public reporting, pay for performance, value-based purchasing, differential incentives among multiple providers, Medicare, end-stage renal disease, federally qualified health centers.
Contact info: jpears@umich.edu


Brady Post (unpictured)Brady Post
Cognate: Economics
Research Interests: Health economics, payment reform, industrial organization, class disparities
Contact info: postb@umich.edu


Minakshi Raj (unpictured)Minakshi Raj
Cognate: Sociology/Organizational Studies
Research Interests: Medical Communication, Health Information Technology and Learning Health Sciences, Quality Improvement, Healthcare Organizational Behavior, Global Health
Contact info: miraj@umich.edu


John RichardsonJohn Richardson
Cognate: Operations Research and Decision Science
Research Interests: Cost effectiveness analysis, cost utility analysis, cost benefit analysis, discrete choice experiments, mental health and substance abuse services, Medicaid benefits.
Contact info: jsrich@umich.edu


Michael RozierMichael Rozier
Cognate: Interdisciplinary
Research Interests: Population health; Community Benefit; Ethics; Mixed methods.
Contact info: mrozier@umich.edu


(not pictured)Michael Rubyan
Cognate: Organizational Studies/Sociology
Research Interests: Healthcare Reform, Health Policy Communication, Health
Information Technology use, Health Policy education.
Contact info: mrubyan@umich.edu


Phillip M. SingerPhillip M. Singer
Cognate: Political Science
Research Interests: Politics of healthcare, Medicaid, federalism, state politics, health reform, federal and state political institutions.
Contact info: pmsinger@umich.edu


(not pictured)Phil Stadler
Cognate: Sociology/Organizational Studies
Contact info: stadleph@umich.edu


Ruoyan SunRuoyan Sun
Cognate: Economics & Operations Research
Research Interests: agent based modeling, complex systems, health economics, social networks, socially contagious behaviors.
Contact info: sunry@umich.edu


Jamie TamJamie Tam
Cognate: Political Science/ Interdisciplinary
Research Interests: Tobacco use disparities; smoking and mental illness comorbidity; effects of tobacco control policies; policy simulation; system dynamics and agent-based modeling; tobacco product regulation; tobacco control in low and middle-income nations; the impact of non-cigarette tobacco products on smoking-related outcomes.
Contact info: jamietam@umich.edu


(not pictured)Tarlise Townsend
Cognate: Operations Research/Decision Science
Research Interests: domestically, the dynamics that drive America's overuse of low-value care; and globally, the design elements and approaches that yield effective health efforts in developing countries.
Contact info: townsent@umich.edu


Charley WillisonCharley Willison
Cognate: Political Science
Research Interests: Politics, Health Policy, Allocative Policy Decision-Making, Governance, Mental Health Policy, Political Institutions, Federalism, State Politics.
Contact info: cwilliso@umich.edu


Qing ZhengQing Zheng
Cognate: Economics
Research Interests: Health economics, long-term care and aging, the role of ownership of healthcare organizations, public reporting, health insurance, program evaluation, global health policy
Contact info: zhengq@umich.edu


Sasha ZhouSasha Zhou
Cognate: Sociology
Research Interests: Racial and ethnic disparities in mental health; structural interventions surrounding mental health of adolescents and young adults, especially in China.
Contact info: sashaz@umich.edu