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Jody L. Sindelar

Jody L. Sindelar, PhD

Professor of Public Health (Health Policy), Professor of Economics, and Professor in the Institution for Social and Policy Studies; Research Associate, NBER

Dr. Jody Sindelar is a professor of public health, health economist and public policy expert at the Yale School of Public Health (YSPH) and the Department of Health Policy and Management within YSPH, as well as with the Yale Economics Department. She is a health economist, and the past President of the American Society of Health Economists. Dr. Sindelar is an expert on the economics of substance abuse, including smoking. Her studies address lost productivity, cost-effectiveness of treatments, social costs, and policy.