Patrick Richard, PhD; MA

Patrick Richard, PhD; MA

Name: Patrick Richard, PhD; MA

USU Department of Primary Appointment: 
Preventive Medicine and Biostatistics
Faculty Rank: 
Associate Professor
Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences, Bethesda, MD

Research Interests:
Economic outcomes of military patients with traumatic brain injury and associated burden on patients and caregivers; prescription opioid and associated long term outcomes in the military.

Office Phone: 
(301) 295-9770


Baruch College, CUNY, New York, NY B.B.A 1992 Finance and Economics
American University, Washington, DC M.A. 2000 Microeconomic Theory/Development Economics
Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD Ph.D. 2007 Health Economics
University of California, Berkeley, CA Post-Doctorate 2008 Health Economics


Dr. Richard is a senior health economist and health services researcher who has directed several research projects and has published in a broad range of journals and disciplines including health economics, health services research, health policy, and bio-medical. He has over 17+ years of experience in health economics, health services, and health policy research. More specifically, he specializes in health econometrics (linear and non-linear models of health care utilization, expenditures and count data) and has extensive experience with administrative claims and household data.