DrPH, University of California, 1990
MPA, University of California
MBA, University of California
Primary care, health disparities, and vulnerable populations. • The association between primary care and health outcomes, particularly on the role of primary care in mediating the adverse impact of income inequality on health outcomes. • Research on the nation’s vulnerable populations, in particular community health centers that serve vulnerable populations, including their sustainability, provider recruitment and retention experiences, financial performance, experience under managed care, and quality of care.
Honors and Awards
Visiting/Adjunct Professor, China and Taiwan Universities; Who’s Who in Medicine and Healthcare; Who’s Who in America; China Health Policy and Manageemnt Society Best Papers Award, 2013; USC School of Public Health Faculty Research Award, 1996; Outstanding Graduate Student Instructor Award, 1988-1989, UC Berkeley; Regents Fellow, 1987-1990, UC Berkeley; Recipient of Public Health Alumni Association Scholarship, 1988 UC Berkeley; Distinguished PRC Scholar, 1986, U.S. National Committee on United States-China Relations.