Erika L. Crable, MPH
Research Fellow
Boston University School of Medicine
Dept of Medicine
Evans Center for Implementation and Improvement Sciences

Erika Crable, MPH, is a Research Fellow in the Evans Center for Implementation and Improvement Sciences at the Boston University School of Medicine. Her areas of expertise include program evaluation and implementation research, health policy, and qualitative research methods. Her research focuses on vulnerable and under-served populations, with a special focus on addressing access to quality care for individuals living with substance use disorders, mental illness, HIV/AIDS, and comorbidities. She conducts research on health systems design including delivery models for substance use treatment services, and has provided technical assistance to state Medicaid agencies under the Medicaid Innovation Accelerator Program. Her research also analyzes the use of value-based payment models including Accountable Care Organizations and pay-for-performance arrangements.

Prior to joining Boston University, Erika Crable worked as a Research Leader at IBM Watson Health, leading research on a variety of federally-funded projects evaluating policies and interventions to improve quality and access to care within the U.S. health system. Erika Crable is also a doctoral student in the Health Services Research program in the Department of Health Law, Policy and Management at Boston University School of Public Health. She earned a Masters of Public Health from Boston University School of Public Health, and a Bachelors in Anthropology and Journalism from American University in Washington, D.C.
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  1. Gordon MS, Crable EL, Carswell SB, Leopold J, Hodo-Powell J, McKenzie M, Rich JD. A Randomized Controlled Trial of Intensive Case Management (Project Bridge) for HIV-Infected Probationers and Parolees. AIDS Behav. 2017 Dec 22. PMID: 29273946.
  2. Fullerton CA, Witt WP, Chow CM, Gokhale M, Walsh CE, Crable EL, Naeger S. Impact of a Usual Source of Care on Health Care Use, Spending, and Quality Among Adults With Mental Health Conditions. Adm Policy Ment Health. 2017 Nov 30. PMID: 29189994.
  3. Fullerton CA, Henke RM, Crable L, Hohlbauch A, Cummings N. The Impact Of Medicare ACOs On Improving Integration And Coordination Of Physical And Behavioral Health Care. Health Aff (Millwood). 2016 07 01; 35(7):1257-65. PMID: 27385242; DOI: 10.1377/hlthaff.2016.0019;.
  4. Fullerton CA, Lin H, O''Brien PL, Lenhart GM, Crable EL, Mark TL. Intermediate Services After Behavioral Health Hospitalization: Effect on Rehospitalization and Emergency Department Visits. Psychiatr Serv. 2016 Nov 01; 67(11):1175-1182. PMID: 27301762; DOI: 10.1176/;.
  5. Palmer A, Crable EL. Department of Labor. Report to Congress: Improving health coverage for mental health and substance use disorder patients, including compliance with the federal mental health and substance use disorder parity provisions. Summary of Department of Labor stakeholder calls. 2016. View Publication
  6. Vian T, Crable EL. Quah SR and Cockerham WC (eds.). The International Encyclopedia of Public Health. Corruption and the Consequences for Public Health. Academic Press. Oxford, UK. 2016; 168-176. View Publication

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