Edward Lawlor, PhD

William E. Gordon Distinguished Professor, Brown School
Keywords:
aging, policy, global health, health policy, health care cost, evidence-based practice, comparative-effectiveness research, health services research, urban health

Dr. Lawlor’s teaching and research interests focus on public policy and aging, Medicare policy, health reform, urban health policy, comparative health systems and social services. He is the founding director of the Institute for Public Health. He is also the author of Redesigning the Medicare Contract; Politics, Markets, and Agency, the founding editor of Public Policy and Aging Report, and an elected member of the National Academy of Social Insurance.