Rena Conti, PhD

Boston University

Titles and Affiliations: 

  • Associate Research Director of Biopharma and Public Policy, Institute for Health System Innovation and Policy
  • Associate Professor, Questrom School of Business

Rena M. Conti, PhD previously, she served as Associate Professor of Health Policy and Economics in the Department of Pediatrics, section of hematology/oncology, and the Department of Public Health Studies at the University of Chicago. Dr. Conti is a 2006 graduate of the Harvard University Interfaculty Initiative in health policy and an elected member of the Conference on Research on Income and Wealth.

Dr. Conti’s research is on the financing, organization and regulation of medical care. She is an expert on the demand for, supply of and pricing of prescription drugs, particularly those used to treat cancer and other “specialty” conditions.