Yuting Zhang, PhD

Department of Health Policy and Management, Graduate School of Public Health, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, USA

Prof. Zhang is Associate Professor of Health Economics, and the founding Director of the Pharmaceutical Economics Research Group in the Department of Health Policy and Management at the University of Pittsburgh.

Prof. Zhang's research focuses on economic evaluations of health policy and healthcare reforms. Her research has been published in leading medicine, health policy, and economics journals such as the New England Journal of Medicine, Health Affairs, American Economic Review, and has been featured in the New York Times, the Wall Street Journal, and on National Public Radio. She has led several large-scaled projects with funding from the U.S. Institute of Medicine (IOM), the U.S. National Institutes of Health (NIH), the Agency for Health Care Research and Quality, and the Commonwealth Fund, and has received multiple international awards.

She is an Associate Editor of the Journal of Mental Health Policy and Economics and serves on the editorial board of PLOS ONE. She has served as a consultant to the IOM and the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services, and a reviewer for the NIH, Patient-Centered Outcomes Research Institute, and the US Medicare Payment Advisory Commission.

Terms of Appointment: December 2017 - November 2019