Timothy T. Brown is an Associate Adjunct Professor of Health Economics, and the Associate Director for Research at the Berkeley Center for Health Technology at the University of California, Berkeley. His research interests include: public health systems and services, chronic pain, health insurance design, social capital and health, mental health services, and dental services. For a complete listing of publications, see https://scholar.google.com/citations?user=u3Hn4qcAAAAJ&hl=en
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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.
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.