Alan P. Sager, PhD
Boston University School of Public Health
Health Law, Policy & Management

PhD, Massachusetts Institute of Technology
MEd, University of Miami
BA, Brandeis University

Access and Affordability Monitoring Project
01/01/2000 - 12/31/2001 (PI)
Boston Foundation, The

Direct to Consumer Advertising of Prescription Drugs on Patient Caregiver Relationships
01/01/2000 - 06/30/2001 (PI)
Robert Wood Johnson Foundation

Access and Affordability Monitoring Project
01/01/2000 - 12/31/2000 (PI)
New England Financial

Evidence for Health Care Equity and Cost Control
01/01/2000 - 12/31/2000 (PI)
Boston Globe Foundation


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  1. Vasudevan A, Bailey HM, Sager A, Kazis LE. Impact of the Early COVID-19 Pandemic on Burn Care: A Multi-National Study. J Burn Care Res. 2023 May 02; 44(3):580-589.View Related Profiles. PMID: 35661890; PMCID: PMC9214119; DOI: 10.1093/jbcr/irac076;
  2. Marc A. Rodwin and Alan Sager. The No Surprises Act: A Conservative Band-Aid to Protect Business as Usual. International Journal of Social Determinants of Health and Health Services. 2023; 53(1):63-68. View Publication
  3. Kazis LE, Sager A, Bailey HM, Vasudevan A, Garrity B, Tompkins RG. Physical Rehabilitation and Mental Health Care After Burn Injury: A Multinational Study. J Burn Care Res. 2022 Jul 01; 43(4):868-879.View Related Profiles. PMID: 34788851
  4. Kazis LE, Sager A, Bailey HM, Vasudevan A, Garrity B, Tompkins RG. Erratum to: Physical Rehabilitation and Mental Health Care After Burn Injury: A Multinational Study. J Burn Care Res. 2022 May 17; 43(3):758.View Related Profiles. PMID: 35032165
  5. Wilkinson GW, Sager A, Selig S, Antonelli R, Morton S, Hirsch G, Lee CR, Ortiz A, Fox D, Lupi MV, Acuff C, Wachman M. No Equity, No Triple Aim: Strategic Proposals to Advance Health Equity in a Volatile Policy Environment. Am J Public Health. 2017 Dec; 107(S3):S223-S228. PMID: 29236539; PMCID: PMC5732569; DOI: 10.2105/AJPH.2017.304000;
  6. Sager A. Favorable View of Mass. Health Costs Undone by the Data. The Boston Globe. 2016. View Publication
  7. Sager A. Testimony on Proposed Revisions in Massachusetts Determination of Need Regulations, 105 CMR 100.000 - 100.825. Alan Sager. Boston, Mass. 2016. View Publication
  8. Sager A. It's Time to Confront the Drug Makers. Democracy. 2016. View Publication
  9. Sager A. Choosing a Boston University Health Insurance Plan for 2016. Health Reform Program. Boston, MA. 2015. View Publication
  10. Sager A. Simple steps can protect, expand primary care capacity. Med Econ. 2013 Feb 10; 90(3):68, 67. PMID: 23875277
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Code Red: The Grim State of Urban Hospitals

U.S. News 7/10/2019

As Partners HealthCare rethinks its strategy, it’s considering whether to change its name

Boston Globe 7/1/2019

Express Scripts’ $25 monthly cap on insulin a ‘smoke screen’

Boston Herald 4/3/2019

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BU Today 1/22/2019

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Trump prescription medication plan drawing skepticism

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1994-2018 Boston University School of Public Health: 15 teaching awards for 4 different courses
1988 Boston University School of Public Health: Norman A. Scotch Teaching Award
1982 Gerontological Society of America: Fellow
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