Presenters for "APHA 2017 Annual Meeting and Expo"


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...


Vanessa Boudewyns

Research scientist

Vanessa Boudewyns conducts interdisciplinary research on message design and behavior prediction and change.


Wendee Wechsberg

Director, RTI Global Gender Center; Director, Substance Abuse, Gender, and Applied Research

Wendee Wechsberg, PhD, has more than 20 years of clinical experience and has directed outpatient drug-free, methadone, and residential substance abuse treatment programs. Dr. Wechsberg has devoted her career to applied research, using both...


William Zule

Senior Fellow, Health Policy

William Zule, DrPH, is a leading expert in community-based HIV prevention research. He has researched assessing treatment readiness and entry among out-of-treatment drug users.