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Dr. Ana Johnson PhD
Dr. Ana Johnson
Position(s)
Associate Professor, Department of Public Health Sciences
Centre for Health Services and Policy Research
Core Scientist, Institute for Clinical Evaluative Sciences (IC/ES)
Contact Info
21 Arch Street, Abramsky Hall Room 311
613-533-6000 Ext. 78055

About

Dr. Johnson received her undergraduate training in economics from Nottingham University in England, and her Master's in Economics from the University of Houston. She completed a PhD in Health Economics/Health Services Research from the University of Texas Health Science Centre, School of Public Health, in Houston.  Subsequently she worked as Assistant Professor at the Centre for AIDS Intervention Research, Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, Wisconsin.  She then went to McMaster University, where she obtained a CIHR Career Award. Dr. Johnson went to Queen's University as Canada Research Chair in Health Policy. She is the former site director of the Institute for Clinical Evaluative Sciences (IC/ES) Queen's Health Services Research Facility, and is an Associate Professor in the Department of Public Health Sciences.

Research

Dr. Johnson's research interests have been in economic evaluations of health care programs, uncertainty in cost-effectiveness analysis, decision-making, resource allocation, public health, and health technologies. Her recent projects include the economic evaluation of various health programs and analysis of uncertainty in cost-effectiveness analysis using classical and Bayesian methods. Decision analytic projects have concentrated on prioritization and resource allocation in the USA and Canada.

Teaching

EPID 807 Health Economics  (Graduate class)

Course Coordinator: EPID 499 (Undergraduate class - 4th year Life Sciences)

Publications

Dr. Johnson's publications are available on PubMed.