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Gary Young

Director of Center for Health Policy and Healthcare Research, Professor of Strategic Management and Healthcare Systems



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EpiPen’s pricing debacle and its impact on patients, insurers

A firestorm erupted this week in response to the phar­ma­ceu­tical com­pany Mylan’s sharp increase in the price of its EpiPen, a life-​​saving treat­ment for severe allergic reac­tions. The com­pany quickly back­tracked, announcing a rebate plan. Here, three North­eastern fac­ulty members—pharmacist Tayla Rose, health­care finance expert Steven Pizer, and health policy researcher Gary Young—explain the clin­ical, eco­nomic, and policy impli­ca­tions of the controversy.


Doctoral student gets hands-​​on research experience in population health

Through Northeastern’s pop­u­la­tion health doc­toral pro­gram, Cas­sidy Griffin com­bines her doc­toral studies with research at MEDITECH, a Massachusetts-​​based health infor­ma­tion com­pany. In so doing, she is learning how to con­duct both dis­covery– and innovation-​​driven research on how pop­u­la­tion health and data ana­lytics can help orga­ni­za­tions improve effi­ciency and effec­tive­ness of health­care delivery.

12/09/15 - BOSTON, MA. - Cassidy Griffin Phd poses for a portrait on Dec. 10, 2015. Photo by: Adam Glanzman/Northeastern University

How physicians are adapting to payment reform

Two North­eastern fac­ulty mem­bers are exam­ining health­care providers ’ atti­tudes and behav­iors toward imple­menting increas­ingly wide­spread pay­ment reforms.

Doctor and patient. Measurement of blood pressure in a hospital

Healthcare gets organized

North­eastern last week con­vened an inter­dis­ci­pli­nary group of national experts to dis­cuss cutting-​​edge research and method­olog­ical break­throughs in health­care orga­ni­za­tion and man­age­ment science.


What do hospitals do for their communities?

Pro­fessor Gary Young and his col­leagues at North­eastern are the first in the nation to ana­lyze hos­pi­tals’ com­mu­nity ben­e­fits prac­tices, which are inti­mately linked with their tax-​​exempt status.

Gary Young

Professor appointed to IRS advisory committee

Pro­fessor Gary Young has been selected to serve on the Internal Rev­enue Service’s Advi­sory Com­mittee on Tax Exempt and Gov­ern­ment Entities.

Gary Young

Bouvé faculty brief legislators on health policy

Terry Fulmer, dean of the Bouvé Col­lege of Health Sci­ences, led a fac­ulty briefing on health-​​care policy at the Mass­a­chu­setts State House on Thursday.

Fulmer, State House Panel

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