EducationPhD University of Chicago, 2004 (Health Economics, Public Policy)
MS University of North Carolina (Chapel Hill), 1999 (Biostatistics)
MS University of Toledo, 1997 (Pharmaceutical Sciences)
BS Jadavpur University, 1995 (Pharmaceutical Sciences)
Contact Infoemail: email@example.com
web site: http://faculty.washington.edu/basua/
office: H-375Q, Health Sciences Building
Magnuson Health Sciences Center
1959 NE Pacific St.
Seattle, WA 98195-7630
campus box: 357630
Anirban Basu's work sits at the intersection of microeconomics, statistics, and health policy. His research focuses on comparative and cost effectiveness analyses, causal inference methods, program evaluation, and outcomes research.
Currently the Stergachis Family Endowed Professor and Director of the Pharmaceutical Outcomes Research and Policy Program at the University of Washington, Basu also serves as faculty member in the Department of Health Services and as an adjunct in the Department of Economics. Previously, Basu taught on the faculty of the University of Chicago Department of Medicine, where he remains an external affiliate of the Center for Health and the Social Sciences.
In addition to his position as a faculty research fellow at the National Bureau of Economic Research, Basu is as an associate editor for Health Economics, Journal of Health Economics, and Observational Studies, and has served as panelist or speaker at many economics and health studies conferences, nationally and abroad.
- HSERV 525
Advanced Health Services Research Methods III - Causal Inference Using Observational Data
Barnett SBL, Coe NB, Harris JR, Basu A. Washington's privatization of liquor: Effects on household alcohol purchases from Initiative 1183. Addiction. 2019 Oct 31. doi: 10.1111/add.14875. [Epub ahead of print] PMID: 31670853
Dhanda DS, Veenstra DL, Regier DA, Basu A, Carlson JJ. Payer Preferences and Willingness to Pay for Genomic Precision Medicine: A Discrete Choice Experiment. J Manag Care Spec Pharm. 2020 Apr;26(4):529-537. doi: 10.18553/jmcp.2020.26.4.529. PMID: 32223606
Suh K, Basu A, Carlson JJ, Branch KR. Exploring Medication Adherence with P2Y(12) Inhibitors Using Conditional and Unconditional Quantile Regression Approaches. Am J Cardiovasc Drugs. 2020 Mar 30. doi: 10.1007/s40256-020-00405-1. [Epub ahead of print] PMID: 32232734
Veenstra DL, Mandelblatt J, Neumann P, Basu A, Peterson JF, Ramsey SD. Health Economics Tools and Precision Medicine: Opportunities and Challenges. Forum Health Econ Policy. 2020 Mar 5. pii: /j/fhep.ahead-of-print/fhep-2019-0013/fhep-2019-0013.xml. doi: 10.1515/fhep-2019-0013. [Epub ahead of print] PMID: 32134729
PI: Coe Dates: 7/1/2015 - 6/30/2019
PI: Flum Dates: 5/1/2015 - 4/30/2019
PI: Zatzick Dates: 7/1/2014 - 6/30/2019
PI: Veenstra Dates: 10/1/2013 - 9/30/2018
Comparative effectiveness research is a growing field that aims to generate evidence to improve health care decisions for patients and providers. It examines the benefits and risks of different medical or healthcare interventions, including drugs and medical technology. The results of these comparison studies are used by medical professionals to make better informed healthcare decisions and thereby improve patient care.
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