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Glenn Melnick

Expert Profile

Glenn Melnick

Blue Cross of California Chair in Health Care Finance
University of Southern California's School of Policy, Planning and Development
Expertise: 
health economics and finance, emergency room use, overcrowding, health care resource allocation

Biography

Glenn Melnick, Ph.D., is a world-renowned expert in health economics and finance. Professor Melnick joined the University of Southern California's School of Public Administration faculty in 1996. Previously, he served as a faculty member of the UCLA School of Public Health, a consultant at RAND, and an expert witness to the Federal Trade Commission. He has been published in the American Journal of Public Health, Health Affairs, Medical Care, Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law, Health Policy Reform: Competition and Controls, and Journal of Ambulatory Care Management. He has been principal investigator for a number of funded projects in Jakarta, Indonesia, and in Taiwan.

Ralph and Goldy Lewis Hall 307
Los Angeles  California  90089
United States
Office Phone: 
(213) 821-1408
Office Fax: 
(213) 821-1331

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