About Allison B. Rosen

Dr. Allison B. Rosen, M.D., M.P.H., ScD., is an Associate Professor in the Division of Biostatistics and Health Services Research, Department of Quantitative Health Sciences, University of Massachusetts Medical School. Dr. Rosen's current work focuses on how best to measure and improve the value of U.S. health care spending, with a particular focus on the feasibility and effectiveness of linking medical coverage to value. Much of her research relates to the care of people with chronic illnesses, particularly diabetes and cardiovascular disease, and how to increase the use of effective but underutilized therapies.

Positions

Present Associate Professor, Division of Biostatistics and Health Services Research, Department of Quantitative Health Sciences, University of Massachusetts Medical School
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Present Faculty Research Fellow, National Bureau of Economic Research
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Curriculum Vitae



Research Interests

Health Services Research

Honors and Awards

  • Outstanding Junior Investigator Award, Society of General Internal Medicine (2010)
  • National Institute for Health Care Management (NIHCM) Foundation’s 15th Annual Health Care Research Award (for “Impact of decreasing copayments on medication adherence within a disease management environment,” role: Co-I) (2009)
  • Initiative for Value-Based Health Benefits Award, Institute for Health and Productivity Management (for Focus on Diabetes intervention, role: PI) (2008)
  • McDevitt Excellence in Research Award for Health Policy Research, Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan Foundation (2007)
  • Driving Value in Health Care Award (for Consumer Incentives), The Leapfrog Group, National Business Coalition on Health, and Bridges to Excellence (2007)
  • Best Paper by a Young Investigator, Society for Medical Decision Making (2006)
  • Mack Lipkin Research Award, Society of General Internal Medicine (2004)


Contact Information

University of Massachusetts Medical School
Department of Quantitative Health Sciences
55 Lake Avenue North, AC7-057
Worcester, MA 01655
Phone: 508-856-3548

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