Plenary Session | Room: TBD
Lindsay M. Sabik, PhD
Associate Professor, Department of Health Policy and Management, University of Pittsburgh Graduate School of Public Health
Member, Biobehavioral Oncology Program, UPMC Hillman Cancer Center

Description

Lindsay Sabik, PhD is an Associate Professor in the Department of Health Policy and Management, University of Pittsburgh Graduate School of Public Health; a Member of the UPMC Hillman Cancer Center Biobehavioral Oncology Program; and Director of the Workgroup on Cancer Health Services Research within the Pitt Health Policy Institute. Dr. Sabik is a health economist and health services researcher focused on investigating the impact of state and federal policies on healthcare access, utilization, and health outcomes, with a particular focus on cancer care for underserved patient groups. Recent projects examining the role of state health policy in access to cancer screening, timely diagnosis, and treatment for underserved groups have been funded by the National Cancer Institute and the American Cancer Society. She has also served as an investigator on a number of foundation-funded projects evaluating healthcare and insurance policies and programs at the state and national levels and investigating issues related to the role of the healthcare safety net. She received her PhD in Health Policy, with a focus in health economics, from Harvard University.