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Reid Cushman, PhD

General Information

Reid  Cushman, PhD


  • Office: 305-907-3358
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  • English
  • Spanish


  • Voluntary Assistant Professor, Department of Public Health Sciences

Research Interests


  • Health care policy
  • Health economics
  • Health ethics
  • Public health policy
  • Research ethics


B.A., Economics
University of Virginia
M.A., Economics
University of Virginia
M.A. Public Administration (MAPA)
University of Virginia
Ph.D., Government
University of Virginia
Fellowship, Health Policy
Yale University


Reid Cushman is the Director of Systems & Support for the Collaborative Institutional Training Initiative (CITI Program), formerly a division of the University of Miami. At UM, he directed the UM training program in the Responsible Conduct of Research (RCR).

Dr. Cushman received his training in economics, political science and public policy at the University of Virginia.  Prior to coming to UM, he was a Robert Wood Johnson Foundation postdoctoral health policy fellow at Yale University and the University of California - San Francisco, and a lecturer at the Goldman School of Public Policy at the University of California - Berkeley.  His teaching background includes courses in ethics and public policy, health care economics, health care policy, political philosophy, public health ethics and law, science and technology policy, and statistics and research methods, at UC-Berkeley, UM, UVa, and other universities. He currently teaches in UM’s Health Executive MBA program, the MSCTI Program, and the Public Health MPH/PhD program.