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Brian Moore, PhD


Dr. Moore is an applied microeconomist with vast experience using advanced econometric and statistical methods. He has been a major contributor to the technical approach and analysis of several health care studies utilizing the Truven Health Analytics MarketScan® Research Databases and Healthcare Cost and Utilization Project Databases (HCUP) and Tools.

Projects included in Dr. Moore’s recent work:

  • Evaluation of benefit design programs implemented by large, private-industry employers
  • Investigation of trends in medical spending, utilization, and medication adherence for Consumer Directed Health Plans (CDHP)
  • User support for the Healthcare Cost and Utilization Project
  • Evaluation of the effect of a worksite wellness program at a large U.S. firm
  • Examination of emergency department length of stay by diagnosis and disposition
  • Analysis of cost burden of treatment options associated with specific medical conditions

Dr. Moore has a PhD and an MA in economics from Michigan State University, an MA in economics from Indiana University, and a BS in business administration from Miami University.

Areas of Expertise:
  • Econometric and statistical methods
  • Program evaluation
  • HCUP data
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