Timothy T. Brown

Title
Associate Adjunct Professor
Department
School of Public Health
Phone
(510) 642-4256
Research Expertise and Interest
Health insurance benefit design, public health services and systems, mental health economics, dental economics, social capital, econometrics

In the News

June 16, 2016

California county health programs yield high returns

Return on investment in county public health departments in California exceeds return on investment in many other areas of medical care, according to a new study by a University of California, Berkeley economist.

September 30, 2010

Women who get dental care have lower risk of heart disease, says study

A new study led by a UC Berkeley health researcher suggests that women who get dental care reduce their risk of heart attacks, stroke and other cardiovascular problems by at least one-third. The findings add to a growing body of research linking gum disease with risk factors for heart disease and stroke.