Jane M. Zhu, MD, MPP, MSHP, is an Assistant Professor of Medicine in the Division of General Internal Medicine at the Oregon Health and Sciences University in Portland, Oregon. She holds a secondary appointment in Health Systems Management & Policy at the OHSU-PSU School of Public Health and is an adjunct Senior Fellow at the Leonard Davis Institute of Health Economics at the University of Pennsylvania. Dr. Zhu's research interests include organizational responses to payment reform and their effects on health care access and quality, particularly in the area of mental/behavioral health and in the care of vulnerable populations. Her work has been published in peer-reviewed publications including Health Affairs and JAMA Internal Medicine.
Dr. Zhu also is a practicing primary care physician with experience in policy analysis and care delivery redesign. She worked most recently with the Office of Innovation at the Pennsylvania Department of Health on their rural hospital global payment model and has served in various advisory roles to health care start-ups. She obtained her BSc degree in global health and international development from Duke University, and dual degrees in medicine and public policy from Harvard Medical School and Harvard's Kennedy School of Government. After internal medicine residency training at the University of California, San Francisco, she completed a fellowship as a National Clinician Scholar at the University of Pennsylvania.