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Pierre K. Alexandre, PhD

Director, DrPH Program in Mental Health

Director, Huber H. Humphrey Fellowship Program

Associate Professor

Departmental Affiliation(s):

Mental Health

Contact Information

Hampton House 833
624 N. Broadway
Baltimore , Maryland
US        

410-502-2588
410-955-9088

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Education

PhD , Florida International University , 1998
MS , State University of New York , 1991
MPH , Harvard University School of Public Health , 2005
BS , State University of Haiti , 1986

Overview

Addiction economics, specifically economics of drug and alcohol abuse and mental disorders and evaluation of treatment programs for these disorders.

Honors and Awards

"Economic Aspects of Ecstasy Use". Public Health Service, National Institute on Drug Abuse (NIDA), RO1 Grant (P.I) "Economic Aspects of Alcohol Use and Abuse" National Institute on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism (NIAAA), KO1 AA13608-01,(P.I.) "Chronic Drug Use, Depression, and Labor Supply in a Community-Based Setting" NIDA R03 DA13631 (P.I.). Guest Lecture at the “Twentieth Anniversary – Special Conference Meeting of the Centre for Health Economics“. University of York, York, U.K., December, 2003. Research Methods Award in Mental Health Policy and Economics Research - Venice, Italy, March 2003. International Center of Mental Health Policy and Economics (ICMPE); Milan, Italy. 

Addiction economics Economics of drug and alcohol abuse Evaluation of substance abuse treatments Programs
  • Alexandre, P.K., Beulaygue, I., Bisma, S., French, M.T., McCollister, K., Popovici, I. 2012. “The Economic Cost of Substance Abuse Treatment in the State of Florida”.  Evaluation Review. 36(3): 167-185

     

  • Alexandre, P.K., S. Martins, P. Richard. 2009. "Disparities in Adequate Mental Health Care for Past-Year Major Depressive Episodes among Caucasian and non-Hispanic Youth". Psychiatric Services 60 (Oct): 1365-1371

  • Alexandre, P.K., S. Martins, P. Richard. 2009. "Disparities in Adequate Mental Health Care for Past-Year Major Depressive Episodes among Caucasian and non-Hispanic Youth". Psychiatric Services 60 (Oct): 1365-1371

    Rely, K.; Salinas, G.E.; Anaya, P.; Alexandre, P.K. 2011. Budget Impact analysis of Fluticasone Furoate (FFNS) in Treatment of Allergic Rhinitis Patients in Mexico Value in Health vol. 14(7): A565

     

  • Alexandre, P.K., M.T.French, C. Weisner, et al. 2006. "The Effects of Treatment History and Cost on Long-Term Outcomes for Problem Drinkers". Journal of Addictive Diseases 25(1): 105–117.

    Alexandre, P.K., G. Saint-Jean, and L. Crandall. 2005. "Prenatal Care Use in Haiti: Urban and Rural Differences." Pan American Journal of Public Health 18(2): 84 – 92.

     

  • French, M.T., M.C. Roebuck, and P.K. Alexandre.  2003.  To Test or Not to Test: Do Workplace Drug Testing Programs Really Discourage Employee Drug Use?  Social Science Research 33:45-63. 

    Alexandre, P.K., M.C. Roebuck, M.T. French, and M.A. Barry.  2003.  The Cost of Residential Addiction Treatment in Public Housing.  Journal of Substance Abuse Treatment 24: 285-290. 

    Alexandre, P.K., H.J. Salomé, M.T. French, J.E. Rivers, and C.B. McCoy.  2002.  “Consequences and Costs of Closing a Publicly-Funded Methadone Maintenance Clinic.”  Social Science Quarterly 83(2): 509-536.