Henry J. Kaiser, Jr. Professor, Senior Fellow at the Freeman Spogli Institute for International Studies and Professor, by courtesy, of Management Science and Engineering
Douglas K. Owens is the Henry J. Kaiser, Jr. Professor, and Professor and Chair of the Department of Health Policy in the School of Medicine, and the Director of the Center for Health Policy (CHP) in the Freeman Spogli Institute for International Studies (FSI). Dr. Owens’ research focuses on technology assessment, cost-effectiveness analysis, evidence synthesis, and methods for clinical decision making and guideline development. Dr. Owens helped lead the development of many national guidelines including screening for breast, colorectal, prostate, cervical, ovarian, pancreatic, thyroid, and lung cancer, and screening for infectious diseases, including HIV, HCV, and HBV.