Austin B. Frakt, PhD
Associate Professor
Boston University School of Public Health
Dept of Health Law, Policy & Management

PhD, Massachusetts Institute of Technology
SM, Massachusetts Institute of Technology

Visiting Associate Professor
Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health


Health Economics and Health Services Research Planning and Support
05/01/2016 - 08/31/2019 (Co-PI)
PI: David Henderson, MD
VA Boston Healthcare System

Personnel agreement for research service of Austin Frakt
05/01/2013 - 04/30/2014 (PI)
Boston VA Research Institute, Inc. AcademyHealth

Personnel agreement for research services of Austin Frakt
12/01/2011 - 11/30/2012 (PI)
Boston VA Research Institute, Inc. Comm of Pennsylvania

Yr Title Project-Sub Proj Pubs
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  1. Frakt AB, Garthwaite C. The CVS-Aetna Merger: Another Large Bet on the Changing U.S. Health Care Landscape. Ann Intern Med. 2018 Jan 09. PMID: 29310130.
  2. Frakt AB, Chernew ME. The Importance of Relative Prices in Health Care Spending. JAMA. 2018 Jan 04. PMID: 29302693.
  3. Frakt AB, Jha AK. Face the Facts: We Need to Change the Way We Do Pay for Performance. Ann Intern Med. 2017 Nov 28. PMID: 29181535.
  4. Carroll AE, Frakt AB. Children''s Health Must Remain a Focus in the Recovery From Hurricane Harvey. JAMA Pediatr. 2017 Nov 01; 171(11):1029-1030. PMID: 28915293.
  5. Lyon ZM, Feyman Y, Johnson GM, Frakt AB. Quality of provider-offered Medicare Advantage plans. BMJ Qual Saf. 2017 Oct 24. PMID: 29066615.
  6. Frakt AB, Bagley N. Why It''s So Hard for Insurers to Compete Over Technology. JAMA. 2017 Aug 22; 318(8):687-688. PMID: 28829860.
  7. Garrido MM, Allman RM, Pizer SD, Rudolph JL, Thomas KS, Sperber NR, Van Houtven CH, Frakt AB. Innovation in a Learning Health Care System: Veteran-Directed Home- and Community-Based Services. J Am Geriatr Soc. 2017 Nov; 65(11):2446-2451.View Related Profiles. PMID: 28832927.
  8. Figueroa JF, Frakt AB, Lyon ZM, Zhou X, Jha AK. Characteristics and spending patterns of high cost, non-elderly adults in Massachusetts. Healthc (Amst). 2017 Dec; 5(4):165-170. PMID: 28676155; DOI: 10.1016/j.hjdsi.2017.05.001;.
  9. Burke LG, Frakt AB, Khullar D, Orav EJ, Jha AK. Association Between Teaching Status and Mortality in US Hospitals. JAMA. 2017 May 23; 317(20):2105-2113. PMID: 28535236.
  10. Frakt AB, Trafton J, Pizer SD. The association of mental health program characteristics and patient satisfaction. Am J Manag Care. 2017 May 01; 23(5):e129-e137.View Related Profiles. PMID: 28810128.
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