【Lecture】11/29(Wed.) Designing Health Systems to Advance Equity

Topic: Designing Health Systems to Advance Equity: Lessons from U.S. Payment and Care Delivery Policy

Date: 2023/11/29 (Wed.) 12:20-13:20

Location: College of Public Health 601B

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Speaker: Joshua M. Liao, MD, MSc, FACP, Associate Professor University of Washington Medicine


Speaker information:


  • Associate Professor, Medicine
  • Adjunct Associate Professor, Health Systems & Population Health


  • Associate Chair for Health Systems, Department of Medicine
  • Medical Director of Payment Strategy, UW Medicine


Dr. Liao is a board-certified internal medicine physician, the Associate Chair for Health Systems in the Department of Medicine, and the Medical Director of Payment Strategy at UW Medicine. He is also an Associate Professor of Medicine within the UW School of Medicine and Adjunct Associate Professor of Health Systems and Population Health within the UW School of Public Health.


He completed medical school at Baylor College of Medicine and trained in internal medicine at Brigham & Women’s Hospital where he was also a Clinical Fellow in Medicine at Harvard Medical School. He is a Senior Fellow at the Leonard Davis Institute of Health Economics at the University of Pennsylvania.


Dr. Liao has published 300+ articles, including over 180 in peer-reviewed medical journals, including the New England Journal of Medicine, the Lancet, the Journal of the American Medical Association, Health Affairs, the Annals of internal Medicine, and the British Medical Journal.