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Dorothy P. Rice
Medical Economist, University of California, San Francisco, Institute for Health and Ageing
 

At SWF:

  • Friday, October 30th, 1:00 - 2:30PM, The Economy of Ageing

Biography:

Dorothy P. Rice has achieved international renown for both her pioneering scholarly and governmental work in the health and welfare domain.

Rice is now Professor Emeritus, Institute for Health & Ageing at the University of California, San Francisco. However she has also taken a leadership role with United States federal institutions both within the Social Security Administration and as Director of the National Center for Health Statistics.

Professor Rice's extensive research is reflected in her many scholarly publications, having authored about 200 published monographs, books, articles, and book chapters on a wide range of health related issues, such as the economics of medical care, ageing, chronic illness, disability, health statistics, and various cost-of-illness studies.

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University of California San Francisco
Institute of Health and Ageing
Dorothy Rice

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