Assistant Professor of Health Services, Policy and Practice


Patience Moyo, Ph.D. is a member of the Center for Gerontology and Healthcare Research in the Department of Health Services, Policy, and Practice at the Brown University School of Public Health.

She is a health services and policy researcher with expertise in the use of large administrative data to conduct epidemiologic and policy analyses. Her current research mainly focuses on health services use, quality of care, and outcomes in the management of chronic pain and opioid addiction.

She received doctoral training in Pharmaceutical Health Services Research from the University of Maryland Baltimore. Subsequently, she completed a Postdoctoral Fellowship at the University of Pittsburgh Health Policy Institute (Center for Pharmaceutical Policy and Prescribing), and had a research affiliation with the VA Pittsburgh Center for Health Equity and Research Promotion.

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