Experts Related to "RTI Center for Advanced Methods Development"

Anupa Bir

Director, Center for Advanced Methods Development

Anupa Bir, ScD, MPH, is a health economist who has focused on improving the evaluation methods applied to research on the well-being of vulnerable populations. She has a particular interest in evaluating innovative interventions and their impacts...

Heather Kane

Program Director, Child & Adolescent Research and Evaluation

Heather Kane, PhD, specializes in qualitative research methodologies, qualitative comparative analysis (QCA), and evaluation. She has more than 10 years of experience in planning evaluations; implementing evaluation plans; developing interview...

James Derzon

Senior Research Public Health Analyst, Center for Advanced Methods Development

James Derzon, PhD, has more than 20 years of meta-analysis and cross-site research experience. A nationally recognized expert in prevention science and the impact of research methods and procedures on study findings, Dr. Derzon is a technical...

Leila Kahwati

Senior Research Scientist, Social and Health Organizational Research and Evaluation Program

Leila C. Kahwati, MD MPH, is a primary care physician with more than 20 years of experience focused on developing, implementing, and evaluating programs, interventions, and policies in healthcare settings to improve the delivery of care and...

Lisa M. Lines

Health Services Researcher

Lisa M. Lines, PhD, MPH, has an extensive background in both managing and contributing to successful research projects for public and private clients. She is experienced in program evaluations, large-scale database analyses, and interactive...

Roger Studley

Senior Education Research Analyst

Roger Studley manages projects and conducts research related to education policy and practice. He combines advanced quantitative skills with the ability to communicate with nontechnical audiences, including members of the media and a variety of...

Thomas J. Hoerger

Senior Fellow, Health Economics and Financing

Thomas Hoerger, PhD, specializes in health economics, health care reform, and cost-effectiveness analysis and is the director of the Public Health Economics Program at RTI. Dr. Hoerger has led numerous research projects for the Centers for...

Yiyan (Echo) Liu

Research Economist, Health Care Financing and Payment

Yiyan (Echo) Liu has more than seven years of experience in health economics and health policy research. Her primary research interests are health care markets as well as health care payment and delivery system reforms. Since joining RTI...