Senior Fellow

Molly Candon, PhD

  • Director, Associate Fellows Program, Leonard Davis Institute of Health Economics
  • Research Assistant Professor, Psychiatry, Perelman School of Medicine
  • Assistant Professor, Health Care Management, Wharton School

Molly Candon, PhD is a Research Assistant Professor at the Center for Mental Health in the Department of Psychiatry at the Perelman School of Medicine and an Assistant Professor of Health Care Management at The Wharton School. The goal of Dr. Candon’s research is to identify ways to expand access and improve the quality of care delivered to patients with behavioral, cognitive, and chronic pain conditions. Ongoing projects examine psychotropic prescribing to patients with dementia, insurance coverage for acupuncture, nursing turnover, alternative payment models in Medicaid managed care, and suicide surveillance.

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Blog Post

Health Care Access & Coverage | Health Equity

Primary Care Access for Philadelphia’s Medicaid Population

Analysis shows variation in supply, appointment availability, and wait times across the city

By:
  • David Grande, MD, MPA, Molly Candon, PhD, and Rebecka Rosenquist, MSc