Research Seminar with Edward Okeke, MD, PhD

Open to Penn Affiliates

12:00p.m. – 1:00p.m. ET November 14, 2024 In-Person Event

Colonial Penn Center Auditorium, 3641 Locust Walk, Philadelphia, PA

Co-hosted with the Department of Medical Ethics and Health Policy

Please note: In-person attendance at this event is preferred. Virtual access will be provided to registrants who are unable to be on campus.


Edward Okeke, MD, PhD

Senior Economist, RAND; Professor, Policy Analysis, Pardee RAND Graduate School

Edward Okeke is a senior economist at RAND and a professor of policy analysis at the Pardee RAND Graduate School. He is an applied microeconomist and a physician with training in public health. His research lies at the intersection of health and development. Specific areas of interest include the returns to health care in the formal sector, adoption of preventive health technologies, investments in health and human capital, and maternal and infant health. Much of Okeke’s work is in sub-Saharan Africa, but he also works in South Asia and Latin America.