Departments & Organizations
Global Health Studies: HIV/AIDS
The objective that guides Dr. Paltiel's scholarly activities is to promote a reasoned approach to decision making and resource allocation in public health and medicine. Trained in the field of Operations Research, Dr. Paltiel designs and implements policy models and cost-effectiveness analyses. He has a special interest and expertise in HIV/AIDS and has published broadly on the cost-effectiveness of testing, prevention, treatment, and care, both in the United States and around the world.
Education & Training
|PhD||Yale University, Operations Research (1992)|
|MBA||Yale University (1985)|
|BA||McGill University (1981)|
HIV, Developing countries Abidjan, Ivory Coast; Cape Town, South Africa; Chennai, India (2010)
Optimizing HIV Care in Less Developing Countries
Health Management Milan, Italy (2008 - 2008)
Professor Paltiel conducted instructional programs in health management.
HIV Testing Guidelines Paris, France; Lisbon, Portugal (2008)
Professor Paltiel works closely with the French Ministry of Health and the health surveillance branch of the French government to help them promulgate their first-ever national guidelines for routine HIV testing.
HIV Prevention and Care Cost-Effectiveness Cape Town, South Africa; Rio de Janeiro, Brazil (2008 - 2008)
With colleagues in South Africa, Professor Paltiel has researched and published on the cost-effectiveness of alternative HIV prevention and patient care interventions.