Announcements

Michael B. Greenstone appointed director of Becker Friedman Institute

Michael B. Greenstone (Cohort 5 — Berkeley/UCSF Alumni List) 

was appointed director of the Becker Friedman Institute for Research in Economics at the University of Chicago. He will succeed co-chairs Lars Peter Hansen and Kevin M. Murphy on July 1, 2017.

Dr. Greenstone is Milton Friedman Professor of Economics in the Department of Economics at University of Chicago
December 07, 2016

Adam Sacarny had research cited on Reuters and Psychiatry Advisor

Adam Sacarny (Cohort 21 — Harvard Alumni List) 

had research cited in 'Telling docs they overprescribe addicting drugs doesn't make them stop' on Reuters, March 7, 2016 as well as in 'Confronting Clinicians About Overprescribing May Not Make Them Change' on Psychiatry Advisor, March 7, 2016. 

Dr. Sacarny is Assistant Professor in the Department of Health Policy and Management at Columbia University
March 09, 2016

Adam Sacarny co-published in Health Affairs

Adam Sacarny (Cohort 21 — Harvard Alumni List) 

co-published 'Medicare Letters To Curb Overprescribing Of Controlled Substances Had No Detectable Effect On Providers' in Health Affairs, March 2016 Vol. 35 No. 3, 471-479; doi: 10.1377/hlthaff.2015.1025.

Dr. Sacarny is Assistant Professor in the Department of Health Policy and Management at Columbia University
March 09, 2016

Trevon Logan quoted on The Lantern

Trevon D. Logan (Cohort 16 — Michigan Alumni List) 

was mentioned in 'Ohio State professors, organization making waves in sports research' on The Lantern, February 16, 2016.

Dr. Logan is Hazel C. Youngberg Trustees Distinguished Professor of Economics in the Department of Economics at The Ohio State University
February 22, 2016

Paula Lantz appointed to Board of Directors of the Arbor Research Collaborative in Health

Paula M. Lantz (Cohort 1 — Michigan Alumni List) 

has been appointed to the Board of Directors of the Arbor Research Collaborative in Health in Ann Arbor, Michigan. Her term will begin in January 2016.

Dr. Lantz is Associate Dean for Research and Policy Engagement and Professor in the Gerald R. Ford School of Public Policy at University of Michigan
December 11, 2015