Geoffrey Joyce, Ph.D.

Geoffrey Joyce, Ph.D.

Director of Health Policy,
Schaeffer Center

Chair of Pharmaceutical and Health Economics Department,
School of Pharmacy

Associate Professor,
Pharmaceutical Economics and Policy,
School of Pharmacy

Phone: 213-821-7958

Dr. Joyce’s research focuses on the costs of medical care and the role of insurance.  He is the author of over 60 articles and book chapters, and his research has been published in leading medical, economic, health policy and statistics journals.  Dr. Joyce’s research sponsors include the National Institutes of Health, National Institute on Aging, The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services, the Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, the Department of Defense, Amgen, Merck, Genentech, UnitedHealth, Pacificare, and the California Healthcare Foundation.

Dr. Joyce is also a research associate with the National Bureau of Economic Research and co-director of the RAND/UCLA Health Services Research Postdoctoral Training Program.

Research Interests:

Health Care Costs, Pharmacoeconomics, Medical Innovation & Regulatory Policy, Medicare Benefits Design, Private Insurance BenefitsDesign

Selected Publications: