Current Ph.D. Graduate Students

Alejandro Amill Rosario

Alejandro Amill Rosario

apa5288@psu.edu

Research Interests: Health systems, health economics, health care markets, and pharmacoeconomics with focus on use of real-world data to understand multiple chronic conditions effects in health care organization and delivery.


Sohye Baik

Sohye Baik

szb211@psu.edu

Research Interests: Health economics, health insurance, and access to healthcare.


Katherine Callahan

Kate Callahan

klc83@psu.edu

Research Interests: The development of tools to evaluate quality in healthcare, aging, end-of-life care, and the social determinants of health.


Angela Campbell

Angela Campbell

agc5120@psu.edu

Research Interests: The relationship between demographic processes (marriage, fertility) and health. I am also interested in how these demographic processes are influenced by health shocks (illness, accidents). My dissertation investigates the causal relationship between health and marriage. I am also currently working on a project that examines the relationship between fertility counseling prior to breast cancer treatment and post-treatment depression and satisfaction with care.

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Katelyn Holmes

krh205@psu.edu

Research Interests: Disparities in children’s health and children’s mental health.

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Bobbie Johannes

Bobbie Johannes

blj147@psu.edu

Research Interests: Patient-centered care, quality of care, tobacco regulation, health disparities, vulnerable populations, patient navigation, patient-centered medical homes, rural populations, health professional shortage areas, medically underserved areas/populations, and the Affordable Care Act.


Yamini Kalidindi

Yamini Kalidindi

ypk100@psu.edu

Research Interests: Health economics and quality improvement.


Erin McGinley

Erin McGinley

elm21@psu.edu

Research Interests: Primary care delivery systems, accountable care organizations, organizations, and mixed-methods research.

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Syeda Saman Naz

Saman Naz

ssn8@psu.edu

Research Interests: Population health, health disparities, fertility, child health, monitoring and evaluation, quantitative research methods and management informtion systems.

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Jim Pitcavage

James Pitcavage

jmp415@psu.edu

Research Interests: Chronic care, and the impact of integrated programs.


Haleh Ramian

Haleh Ramian

hxr45@psu.edu

Research Interests: Health economics, health insurance and cancer, health care utilization and costs and effect of policy interventions on health outcomes and access to care.


Andrew Shooshtari

Andrew Shooshtarti

aks5857@psu.edu

Research Interests: Health disparities, health economics, Medicare and Medicaid policy issues, and end-of-life care.


Linh Tran

Linh Tran

lmt47@psu.edu

Research Interests: Health economics, health insurance, and quality improvement.