Building a sustainable platform for capacity building in Immunization Economics (David Bishai, Bill Padula)

David Bishai (@dbishai) is a professor at the Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health (@JohnsHopkinsSPH) and the leader of the Teaching Vaccine Economics Everywhere project (@TVEE4). His major research interest is the economics of public health practice. Bishai’s current projects focus on the connection between the operations at national, state and local health departments and improved population health. 

Bill Padula (@DrWmPadula) is Assistant Professor of Pharmaceutical and Health Economic at the University of Southern California (@SchaefferCenter @USC). He has taught economic evaluation modeling curriculum extensively throughout the U.S. and globally. In 2017, he and colleagues collaborated with the Maryland Attorney General to pass bipartisan Maryland State legislation to restrict price hikes on generic pharmaceuticals.