Our PhD Graduates

 

N. Belz

Dr. Norbert E. Belz, PhD, MHSA (2015)
nbelz@kumc.edu

PhD, Health Policy and Management, University of Kansas 
MHSA, Health Policy and Management, University of Kansas
BS, Health Information Management, St Louis University

Current Position: Chair and Clinical Assistant Professor, Department of Health Information Management, Universiry of Kansas Medical Center

Research Interests: Health Information Technology (HIT), Information and Communication Technology (ICT), and Health Outcomes.

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Dissertation: "Advanced Use  of Electronic Health Records in Patient-Centered Medical Homes"

 

Dr. Melissa L. Jaffee, PhD, MBA (2015)
mjaffee@kumc.edu

PhD, Health Policy and Management, University of Kansas
MBA, Krannert School of Management, Purdue University
BA, Economics, University of Texas - Austin

Current Position: Health Economics and Outcomes Research Value Demonstration Manager, Boehringer Ingelheim

Research Interests: Outcomes research, cost-effectiveness analysis, quality improvement, behavioral and health economics

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Dissertation: "Emergency Department Utilization Among Kansas Medicaid Aged, Blind, and Disabled Beneficiaries with Severe Mental Illness: the Context and Extent of Ambulatory Care Sensitive Visits"

Dr. Kevin Sykes

Dr. Kevin Sykes, PhD, MPH (2014)
ksykes@kumc.edu

PhD, Health Policy and Management, University of Kansas
MPH,University of Kansas
BA, Trevecca Nazarene University

Current Position: Director, Clinical Research at University of Kansas Physicians, Inc

Research Interests: Global humanitarian healthcare delivery, healthcare for the medically underserved, enrolling underrepresented populations in clinical trials, and the impact of socioeconomics on clinical outcomes

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Dissertation: "An Exploration of Participant Motives and Motivational Tensions in Short-Term Medical Service Trips"

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