Job title: Economist/Health Services Researcher
Job location: Chicago, IL
The Health Policy Institute (HPI) is a “think tank” within the ADA focusing on generating, synthesizing and disseminating research on critical policy issues related to dental care within the U.S. health care system. HPI’s multi-disciplinary team of economists, statisticians, psychologists, and health services researchers aims to produce cutting edge research to inform federal and state policy making in the area of oral health, The Institute routinely collaborates with top-notch researchers in think tanks and academia, and directly with several federal and state government agencies. HPI staff regularly publish in peer-review journals such as Health Affairs, Health Services Research, NEJM, and Health Economics. Oral health issues continue to gain more attention within health care policy circles and HPI increasingly is the go-to source for credible policy evidence. HPI is expanding, and is recruiting a health economist/health services researcher to the team.