Anita Katharina Wagner

Associate Professor Division of Health Policy and Insurance Research, Harvard Medical School

Anita Katharina Wagner

Associate Professor Division of Health Policy and Insurance Research, Harvard Medical School

Biography

Anita Katharina Wagner is Associate Professor in the Division of Health Policy and Insurance Research at the Department of Population Medicine of Harvard Medical School and the Harvard Pilgrim Health Care Institute.  She also serves as the Director of the Harvard Pilgrim Health Care Ethics Program.

Dr. Wagner conducts empirical research generating evidence for answering challenging health system questions.  Her work, frequently in large databases, evaluates impacts of insurance and other policy changes on the availability, access to, affordability, and use of medicines, specifically new cancer medicines, in the United States, China, and elsewhere.  She co-directs the Harvard Medical School Fellowship in Health Policy and Insurance Research and the Department of Population Medicine Center for Cancer Policy and Program Evaluation (CarPE).