John McConnell

John McConnell

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Current Appointments
Department of Emergency Medicine, School of Medicine
Adjunct Faculty, Division of Management


Ph.D., Stanford University

John McConnell is an associate professor and health economist at Oregon Health & Science University. He received his PhD from Stanford University and spent a year at the University of California at San Francisco before moving to Oregon. His current research includes an analysis of the impacts of Oregon's 2007 Mental Health & Chemical Dependency "Parity" law and a study of management practices in U.S. hospitals. Dr. McConnell has worked closely with Oregon's policy-makers and is currently acting as an advisor to the state on reimbursement reform.