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Mark Schlesinger PhD

Mark Schlesinger, PhD is a professor of health policy and director of undergraduate studies at the School of Public Health and a fellow of the Institution for Social and Policy Studies at Yale University.

Schlesinger is author of multiple articles, past editor of the Journal of Health Policy, Politics, and Law, and co-editor (with Dr. Grob) of /Patients as Policy Actors. Schlesinger's scholarship centers on peoples' decision-making processes in complicated circumstances, such as evaluating medical experiences, choosing among health care providers, or assessing the legitimacy of health and social policies. Schlesinger will be a visiting scholar at the Center for Patient Partnerships in the summer and fall of 2011.