Ramzi Salloum, PhD, MA, MBA

Ramzi Salloum, PhD, MA, MBA is a health economist and health services researcher with a focus in cancer prevention and control. He is currently an Assistant Professor in the Department of Health Outcomes and Policy and in the Institute for Child Health Policy at the University of Florida College of Medicine. Ramzi received his PhD in Economics from Wayne State University and completed a post-doctoral fellowship in Cancer Care Quality with the Gillings School of Global Public Health at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill.  His research has considered the influence of guidelines and incentives on the demand for health and healthcare services across the cancer control continuum. As a MT-DIRC fellow, he is examining the role of integrating the assessment of patient preferences into tobacco control interventions in clinical settings. In addition to MT-DIRC, he is currently participating in the Cancer Research Network (CRN) Scholars program, a NCI-sponsored, 26-month career development activity that aims to help investigators develop research independence conducting population-based multisite and multidisciplinary studies.