Bruce Schackman

Professor of Healthcare Policy and Research
Weill Cornell Medical College
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Bruce Schackman, Ph.D. is a Professor of Healthcare Policy and Research at Weill Cornell Medical College. His research interests include economic evaluation of health interventions conducted alongside clinical trials and cohort studies, cost-effectiveness and comparative effectiveness simulation modeling, and implementation science research ­ particularly relating to treatment of infectious diseases and substance abuse. His current research projects include economic evaluations of screening and treatment for HIV and hepatitis C, and opioid dependence treatment in the United States; and screening and treatment for HIV and syphilis in Haiti. He is a member of the NIH-supported AIDS Clinical Trials Group and the National Institute on Drug Abuse Clinical Trials Network. He received a B.A. magna cum laude from Harvard College in 1980 and an M.B.A with honors from Harvard Business School in 1984 as well as a Ph.D. in Health Policy with a concentration in Decision Sciences from Harvard University in 2001.