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Yuting Zhang

Professorial Fellow
Melbourne Institute Of Applied Economic And Social Research
Mental Health
Health Insurance
Medicare
Healthcare System
Health Policy Evaluation
Pharmaceutical Economics
United States
China
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Prof

Yuting Zhang

 
Division
Business And Economics
 
Primary Interest
Health Economics
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Prof

Yuting Zhang

 

Professor Zhang's research focuses on economic evaluations of healthcare system, 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, 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 ARC, NHMRC, 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 an appointed method/statistical reviewer at JAMA Network Open, and has served on the editorial board of PLOS ONE. She has served as a consulting advisor to Australian Victorian's Department of Health and Human Services, the IOM and the US Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services, and a reviewer for the NIH, Patient-Centered Outcomes Research Institute, and the US Medicare Payment Advisory Commission.

Professor Zhang received her PhD in Health Economics and MS in Health Policy & Management, both from Harvard University.

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Projects

Displaying the 8 most recent projects by Yuting Zhang.

Additional Information

Below is a list of selected ongoing and completed grants:

Health insurance design: choices, consumer behaviors, and policy challenges, funded by ARC future fellowship, 2020-2024;

Predicting the population health economic impact of current and new cancer treatment, funded by NHMRC MRFF, 2020-2023

Impact of Insurance Benefit Design on Patient Outcomes: Evidence from the Medicare Part D Coverage Gap Closure, funded by the US National Institutes of Health;

Evaluating the effects of Pioneer ACOs on Part D spending, funded by the Commonwealth Fund;

Claims Data Mining to Predict Side Effects of Anti-dementia Drugs, funded by the US Alzheimer's Association;

Assessing geographic and spatial distribution of emergency medicines and modeling pharmaceutical supplies for emergency preparedness in China, funded by National Natural Science Foundation of China;

Capacity-building of urban and rural grass-roots health care under the national strategy of Healthy China: theories and mechanisms, funded by National Natural Science Foundation of China;

Optimising Medicare Part D plan choice by beneficiaries with schizophrenia, funded by the National Institute of Mental Health in the US;

Updating Measures of Geographic Variation in the Quality of Prescribing in Medicare, funded by the Commonwealth Fund;

Geographic Variation in Health Care Spending and Promotion of High-Value Health Care, funded by the US Institute of Medicine;

Racial and Ethnic Differences in Response to the Medicare Coverage Gap among Patients with Cardiac Diseases, funded by the US Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality;

Comparing Methods to Pay for Psychotropic Medications for Medicare Beneficiaries, funded by the US National Institute of Mental Health

Scholarly Works

Displaying the 85 most recent scholarly works by Yuting Zhang.

Honours, Awards and Fellowships

2020

ARC Future Fellowship 2020-2024

2018

Dean's Certificate for Research Excellence for 2017, twice

2017

Honors Convocations Award Recipient, University of Pittsburgh

2017

Australian-American Health Policy Fellowship

Australian Commonwealth Department of Health

2016

1st place at the American Heart Association’s 24th annual Fellows Research Day

2015

Guest professor, the 3rd Xiangya Hospital of Central South University in China

2013

Guest Professor, China Center for Health Development Studies, Peking University

2011

Honorary Professor, Huazhong University of Science and Technology in China

2010

Finalist for the National Institute for Health Care Management Foundation (NIHCM)’s Sixteenth Annual Research Award

2009

Excellence in Mental Health Policy and Economics Research Award, awarded by the International Center for Mental Health Policy and Economics

2008

Best New Investigator Podium Presentation Award at the ISPOR 13th Annual International Meeting, Toronto, Canada

2008

Finalist for the Hamolsky award for junior faculty at the Society of General Internal Medicine

2006

Thomas O. Pyle Fellow, Harvard Medical School

2006

Pharmaceutical Policy Research Fellow, Harvard Medical School and Harvard Pilgram Health Care

2005

Alfred P. Sloan Foundation Doctoral Dissertation Fellowship

1997

(1 in 2 selected in China in 1997 to receive full tuition and stipend supports to study at Harvard for a two-year Master’s degree)

Hong Kong Hang Seng Bank Overseas Scholarship

1996

Outstanding College Graduate of Beijing

1995

University Presidential Scholarship

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Awards

Credentials

Positions

Positions


Professorial Fellow

Melbourne Institute Of Applied Economic And Social Research

Core Founding Member

International Consortium Against the overuse of Opioids in Surgery (CAOS)

Appointed Method Reviewer

JAMA Network Open editorial team

Editorial Board Member

Journal of Hospital Management and Health Policy

Academic Editor

PLOS ONE

Associate Editor

Journal of Mental Health Policy and Economics editorial board

Education

Education


Health Policy (Economics concentration)

Harvard University

Health Policy & Management

Harvard School of Public Health

Economics

Renmin University of China

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