Current HSMP Doctoral Students

Selasi Attipoe, MA

Email: 

attipoe.1@osu.edu

Education: 

Master of Arts in Kinesiological Science, University of Maryland, College Park
Bachelor of Science, Kinesiological Science, University of Maryland, College Park

Research/Interest Areas: 

Decision analysis, performance determinants, successful leadership in organizations

Taleed El-Sabawi, JD

Email: 

el-sabawi.1@osu.edu

Education: 

Juris Doctor, The University of Texas School of Law, 2009 
Bachelors of Arts, Psychology, The University of Southern California, 2006

Research/Interest Areas: 

Health policy & politics, mental health policy, addiction policy

Minor: 

Political Science
Interdisciplinary Specialization in Quantitative Studies 

Evan V. Goldstein, MPP

Email: 

goldstein.292@osu.edu / evangoldstein@cantab.net

Education: 

Master of Public Policy - University of Cambridge, Queens' College
Bachelor of Arts, Economics (Phi Beta Kappa) - Tulane University

Research/Interest Areas: 

Comparative health policy, public health insurance programs, CER, health and housing, access to care for the underserved, behavioral health and integrated care, public opinion, social networks

Minor: 

Public Policy and Management

Marika Haritos Paul, MS

Doctoral Candidate

Email: 

paul.162@osu.edu

Education: 

Master of Science, Behavioral Medicine, University of Miami
Bachelor of Science, Psychology and Statistics, Carnegie Mellon University

Dissertation Topic: 

Geographic variation in diagnosis and treatment of autism spectrum disorders

Research/Interest Areas: 

Health and health care disparities, health insurance policy

Minor: 

Sociology

Laura Prater, MPH, MHA

Email: 

prater.144@osu.edu

Education: 

Master of Public Health, Health Behavior & Health Promotion, The Ohio State University
Master of Health Administration, The Ohio State University
Bachelor of Science, Integrated Health Studies, Kent State University

Research/Interest Areas: 

End of life care, advance care planning, electronic health record interoperability & functionality

Minor: 

Epidemiology

Wesley S. Prater, MPH

Education: 

Master of Public Health, Yale University School of Public Health, 2006
Bachelor of Science, Chemistry, Jackson State University, 2004

Research/Interest Areas: 

Health policy, Medicaid, Affordable Care Act

Minor: 

Political Science
Public Policy and Management