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Topic: Health insurance

A. Mark Fendrick A. Mark Fendrick, MD

Professor of Health Management and Policy
Phone: (734) 647-9688 E-mail: amfen@umich.edu
Faculty Profile

  • Practicing internist and professor of internal medicine at UM whose interest focuses on the clinical and economic impact of innovative medical interventions.
  • Has published on $40 billion annual price tag of the common cold, cost containment, underutilization of health care services, antibiotic therapy, and ulcers.
  • Studies physician decision-making, prescription drug costs/benefits, consumer-driven health care, and roles of celebrities in public health.
  • Co-director of Consortium for Health Outcomes, Innovation, and Cost Effectiveness Studies (CHOICES) in U-M Health System.

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A. Mark FendrickA. Mark Fendrick, MD

Professor in Health Management and Policy
Phone: (734) 647-9688 E-mail: amfen@umich.edu

  • Practicing internist and professor of internal medicine at UM whose interest focuses on the clinical and economic impact of innovative medical interventions.     MORE

Kyle GrazierKyle Grazier, PhD

Professor in Health Management and Policy
Phone: 734-936-1222 E-mail: kgrazier@umich.edu

  • Focuses on health care finance--including insurance, benefit design, actuarial science, managed care, and risk adjustment methods on mental health and substance abuse services.     MORE

Richard HirthRichard Hirth, Ph.D.

Professor and Chair in Health Management and Policy
Phone: 734-936-1306 E-mail: rhirth@umich.edu

  • Research interests include the role of not-for-profit providers in health care markets, health insurance, the relationship between managed care and the adoption and utilization of medical technologies, long-term care, and the economics of end-stage renal disease care.     MORE

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