CONNECTED HEALTH CONFERENCE • SAVE THE DATE • October 16-18, 2019 • Boston, MA
Dr. Rob Lieberthal is a principal health economist at The MITRE Corporation. His work focuses on the application of applied economic tools, analyses, and theories to the analysis of the U.S. healthcare system. His work is centered on improving health insurance and healthcare reimbursement. Dr. Lieberthal received his PhD in health economics from The Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania. He has held faculty positions at Thomas Jefferson University and The University of Tennessee, Knoxville. He also has worked as an actuarial benefits consultant for PricewaterhouseCoopers. He has published extensively in peer-reviewed journals including Health Affairs and Health Services Research. His book, "What is health insurance good for: An examination of who gets it, who pays for it, and how to improve it" was published by SpringerNature in 2016 and also is available in Chinese translation.