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Alan M. Garber

Academic Appointments

  • Henry J. Kaiser Jr. Professor and Professor of Medicine, Emeritus

Contact Information

  • Academic Offices
    Personal Information
    Email Tel (617) 496-5100
    Administrative contact
    Marie Dach Tel Work 617-496-5100


Academic Appointments

Administrative Appointments

  • Chair, Medicare Coverage Advisory Committee, Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (2005 - 2007)
  • Director, Health Care Program, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc. (1990 - 2009)
  • Director, Center for Health Policy, Institute for International Studies, Stanford University (1997 - 2011)
  • Director, Center for Primary Care and Outcomes Research, Stanford University School of Medicine (1997 - 2011)

Honors and Awards

  • Research Associate, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc. (1986)
  • Fellow, Royal College of Physicians (2010)
  • Member, Institute of Medicine (1998)
  • Member, Association of American Physicians (2003)
  • Member, American Society for Clinical Investigation (1998)
  • Fellow, Association for Health Services Research (AcademyHealth) (1996)
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Professional Education

A.B.: Harvard College, Economics (1976)
Ph.D.: Harvard University, Economics (1982)
M.D.: Stanford University (1983)

Research & Scholarship

Current Research and Scholarly Interests

Topics in the health economics of aging; health, insurance; optimal screening intervals; cost-effectiveness of, coronary surgery in the elderly; health care financing and delivery, in the United States and Japan; coronary heart disease




Graduate and Fellowship Program Affiliations



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