Joel W. Hay, Ph.D.

Joel W. Hay, Ph.D.

Professor of Pharmaceutical Economics and Policy
& Professor of Health Policy and Economics,
University of Southern California

Phone: 818-338-5433

Dr. Hay is also a Health Economics Research Scholar at the UCLA Center for Vaccine Research. He is a founding Executive Boardmember of the American Society for Health Economics and of the International Society for Pharmaceutical Economics and Outcomes Research.

Dr. Hay was Founding Editor-in-Chief of Value in Health, the peer-reviewed scientific journal of the International Society for Pharmacoeconomics and Outcomes Research, until 2003.  This journal, started in 1998, became Medline-listed in 2002.  In its first impact factor, Value in Health was ranked #1 in two categories for the year 2004 by the ISI Journal Citation Reports® (JCR) with an impact factorof 3.657. Value in Health led all other journals listed both in the Health Care Sciences and Services category in the JCR Science Edition and in the Health Policy & Services category in the JCR Social Sciences Edition.

Research Interests:

Pharmacoeconomics, Health Care Costs and Cost Effectiveness,Comparative Effectiveness & Outcomes Research, Treatment SelectionBias, Microeconometrics, Health Insurance Benefits Design, MedicalInnovation & Regulatory Policy


Selected Publications:

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