OHSU

John McConnell

John McConnell

E-mail:  John

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

Education

Ph.D., Stanford University


Biography
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.