PhD, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, 2017
MHS, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, 2012
BA, Lafayette College, 2010
Dr. Ballreich is a health economist specializing in three main areas: pharmaceutical economics and policy; economic evaluations alongside clinical studies; and high-cost/high-needs patient populations with a focus on trauma. Dr. Ballreich has gained expertise in these areas by working alongside eminent faculty at Johns Hopkins University during his education and as a junior faculty. His peer-reviewed work has been published in New England Journal of Medicine, American Journal of Managed Care, and other academic journals. He has been an invited workshop participant and presenter at the National Academy of Medicine, International Society of Pharmacoeconmics and Outcomes Research annual meeting, and other professional societies.
His work is currently split between the Major Extremity Trauma Research Consortium (METRC), the Johns Hopkins Drug Access and Affordability Initiative (JHDAAI), and the directorship of the Masters in Health Economics and Outcomes Research program at Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health.
Honors and Awards
The June Culley Scholarship in Health Policy and Management Doctoral Award (2016)
The Jayne Koskinas Ted Giovanis Foundation for Health and Policy Dissertation Support Grant (2015)
NRSA-HSR&P Training Grant in the Department of Health Policy and Management at the Johns Hopkins School of Public Health (2012-2015)
Excel Scholar, Lafayette College (2010)