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Rebecca Myerson

How public policies can improve outcomes for vulnerable patients, including impacts on insurance coverage and incidence, diagnosis, and treatment of chronic conditions.

Assistant Professor, Population Health Sciences School of Medicine and Public Health Work: 608-263-2082 — Home and cell phones available upon request Home page Twitter: @rebwebmy


  • Affordable Care Act policies including navigator programs, Medicaid eligibility expansions, and language access mandates
  • Impacts of health policy on outcomes for patients with chronic conditions such as diabetes and cancer
  • How safety net policies can shape health outcomes and health care access.


  • I received the 2018 ISPOR Award for Excellence in Application of Pharmacoeconomics and Health Outcomes Research.
  • My research has been funded by a Fulbright scholarship and the Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality
  • My research has been cited by the New York Times, Washington Post, NBC Nightly News, and the Congressional Budget Office.