James Robinson

James Robinson
Leonard D. Schaeffer Endowed Chair in Health Economics and Policy Director, Berkeley Center for Health Technology Division Head, Health Policy & Management
Public Health
Health policy, systems and outcomes

James Robinson is Leonard D. Schaeffer Professor of Health Economics and Director of the Berkeley Center for Health Technology at the University of California at Berkeley; Member of the Board of Directors at the Integrated Healthcare Association; and Contributing Editor to Health Affairs journal.

Robinson teaches health economics and policy, focusing on the hospital, insurance, biotechnology, and medical device sectors. Dr. Robinson has published three books and over 100 papers in scientific and policy journals, such as the New England Journal of Medicine, JAMA, and Health Affairs.

The Berkeley Center for Health Technology (BCHT) is a research and education center focused on insurance coverage, medical management, and methods of payment for biomedical technology, including biologics, pharmaceuticals, implantable medical devices, and diagnostics.