Jie Chen, Ph.D. Jie Chen, Ph.D.

Department of Health Policy and Management 
The Hospital And Public health interdisciPlinarY research (HAPPY) Lab 
School of Public Health, University of Maryland, College Park 
3310E School of Public Health Building
College Park, MD, 20742
Tel: 301-405-9053
Fax: 301-405-2542
Email: jichen@umd.edu 


Areas of Interest

Selected Publications



  • UMD HLSA765 Oral and Written Communication (Graduate, PhD Level)
  • UMD HLSA711 Health Economics and Analysis (Graduate, Master's Level)
  • UMD HLSA601 Introduction to Health Care System (Graduate, Master's Level)
  • UMD HLSA791 Advanced Research Seminar II (Graduate, PhD Level)
  • UMD HLSA899 Doctoral Dissertation Research (Graduate, PhD Level)
  • UMD HLSA898 Pre-candidacy research (Graduate, PhD Level)
  • UMD HLSA786 Capstone Project in Public Health (Graduate, Master's Level)
  • UMD HLSA785 Internship in Public Health (Graduate, Master's Level)
  • CUNY ECO 230 Managerial Statistics (Undergraduate)
  • CUNY ECO 332 Health Economics (Undergraduate)
  • CUNY ECO 210 Intermediate Microeconomics (Undergraduate)
  • CUNY ECO 212 Intermediate Macroeconomics (Undergraduate)

Honors and Awards

2019: 40 Under Forty Alumni Honoree, Stony Brook University.

2019: Honoree, University of Maryland Ninth Annual Celebration of Scholarship and Research.

2017: Research and Development Award, School of Public Health, University of Maryland.

2017: Honoree, University of Maryland Ninth Annual Celebration of Scholarship and Research.

2016: Honoree, University of Maryland Ninth Annual Celebration of Scholarship and Research.

2015: Honoree, University of Maryland Eighth Annual Celebration of Scholarship and Research.

2014: Delta Omega, the Honorary Society in Public Health.

2012: Minority Scholarships for Travel. National Institute of Aging.

2009: Dean's Scholarship Award. College of Staten Island/CUNY.

2007: Stony Brook Economics Department Award for Outstanding Teaching

Professional Services

Grant review: 2017-2021 Standing member of Healthcare System and Value Research (HSVR) study section at the Agency for Health Research and Quality (AHRQ); 2017 Special Emphasis Panel for CDC: DP17-005: SIP17-003 and SIP17-004; 2017 Scientific review panel for the Systems for Action national research program, the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation; 2017 NIH Health Services Research on Minority Health and Health Disparities Special Emphasis Panel/Scientific Review Group2017/10 ZRG1 PSE-A (50).

Referee for American Journal of Geriatric Psychiatry, American Journal of Preventive Medicine, American Journal of Public Health, American Journal of Managed Care, Annals of Internal Medicine, Archives of General Psychiatry, BMC Health Services Research, Clinical Therapeutics, Economic Bulletin, Emergency Medicine and Health Care, Expert Review of Pharmacoeconomics & Outcomes Research, International Journal for Quality in Health Care, International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health, Journal of Behavioral Health Services & Research, Journal of Health Care for the Poor and Underserved, Journal of Healthcare Management, Journal of Immigrant and Minority Health, Journal of Nervous and Mental Disease, Health Affairs, Health Policy, Health Services Research, Lancet, Medical Care, Psychiatric Services, Social Science & Medicine, The Journal of the American Medical Association, and The Milbank Quarterly.

Scientific Committee Member for American Public Health Association, AcademyHealth, International Health Economics Association, American Society of Health Economists, International Society of Pharmacoeconomics and Outcomes.

Editorial Board Member of Emergency Medicine and Health Care, Journal of Child and Adolescent Behavior.


Updated  August 2020