Michael B. Nichol, Ph.D.

Michael B. Nichol, Ph.D.

Vice Dean for Faculty Affairs,
Sol Price School of Public Policy

Clinical Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Economics & Policy
Sol Price School of Public Policy


Phone: (323) 442-1464

Dr. Nichol received his Ph.D. degree from the University of Southern California, and his M.S. from the University of Oregon. He served as associate director and executive director of a regional health planning organization prior to completing his doctorate. He serves on several journal editorial boards and on the boards of several health care policy and research organizations. Currently, Dr. Nichol is a professor of pharmaceutical economics and policy (USC School of Pharmacy), with joint appointments in the Andrus School of Gerontology and the Price Schoolof Public Policy.

Research Interests:

Health Care Utilization, Health Insurance Design, Health Care Costs, Adherence Analysis, Pharmacoeconomics, Patient-Centered Outcomes,Health Care Management

Selected Publications:

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