Researcher Profile

Researcher Profile

Joel E. Segel, PhD

Joel E. Segel, PhD

Assistant Professor, Health Policy and Administration
Assistant Professor, Department of Public Health Sciences
Scientific Program:Cancer Control

Research Interests

  • Costs and Cost Analysis
  • Cost-Benefit Analysis
  • Health Expenditures
  • Mammography
  • Breast Neoplasms
  • Health Policy
  • Population
  • Quality-Adjusted Life Years
  • Mortality
  • Prescription Drugs
  • Nutrition Surveys
  • Bariatric Surgery

Recent Publications


Segel, JE, Schaefer, EW, Raman, J & Hollenbeak, CS 2019, 'Association Between Hospitals’ Risk-Adjusted Emergency Department Visits and Survival and Costs in Kidney Cancer Patients Undergoing Nephrectomy' Clinical Genitourinary Cancer, vol. 17, no. 3, pp. e650-e657.
Segel, JE, Shi, Y, Moran, Jr., JR & Scanlon, DP 2019, 'Revenue Losses to State and Federal Government From Opioid-related Employment Reductions', Medical care, vol. 57, no. 7, pp. 494-497.


Winkelman, TNA, Segel, JE & Davis, MM 2018, 'Medicaid enrollment among previously uninsured Americans and associated outcomes by race/ethnicity—United States, 2008-2014', Health Services Research.


Kullgren, JT, Segel, JE, Peterson, TA, Fendrick, AM & Singh, S 2017, 'Availability and variation of publicly reported prescription drug prices', American Journal of Managed Care, vol. 23, no. 7, pp. 444-448.
Huesch, MD, Schetter, S, Segel, JE & Chetlen, A 2017, 'Evaluation of the “Angelina Jolie Effect” on Screening Mammography Utilization in an Academic Center', Journal of the American College of Radiology, vol. 14, no. 8, pp. 1020-1026.
Huesch, M, Chetlen, A, Segel, JE & Schetter, S 2017, 'Frequencies of private mentions and sharing of mammography and breast cancer terms on facebook: A pilot study', Journal of medical Internet research, vol. 19, no. 6, e201.
Segel, JE & Kullgren, JT 2017, 'Health insurance deductibles and their associations with out-of-pocket spending and affordability barriers among US adults with chronic conditions', JAMA Internal Medicine, vol. 177, no. 3, pp. 433-436.
Segel, JE, Balkrishnan, R & Hirth, RA 2017, 'The Effect of False-positive Mammograms on Antidepressant and Anxiolytic Initiation', Medical Care, vol. 55, no. 8, pp. 752-758.

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