Harold Pollack is the Helen Ross Professor at the School of Social Service Administration at the University of Chicago. An expert on the intersection of poverty policy and public health, he has served on three expert committees appointed by the National Academy of Sciences. His recent peer-review research has appeared in American Journal of Public Health, JAMA, Health Economics, and many other peer-review publications. His print and internet journalism has appeared in the Washington Post, New Republic, the New York Times, American Prospect, and many other publications. Co-director of the University of Chicago Crime Lab, his current research examines policy and clinical interventions to reduce violence and to address substance use disorders.
- Why do we pay for pills, but not exercise?
- How journals are damaging science
- Understanding data on the numbers of uninsured (UPDATED)
- Media Fail, cancer edition
- Market power and efficiency in health care
- AcademyHealth: A cost shifting update
- Can we prevent homicide through network surveillance — and should we?
- Quote: It’s too early to panic over ACA enrollment
- Quote: Obamacare’s supporters hope to hoodwink the public
- Stand Up! – December 11, 2013
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