Richard G. Frank

Richard G. Frank, PhD, is the Margaret T. Morris Professor of Health Economics in the Department of Health Care Policy at Harvard Medical School. His research is focused on the economics of mental health and substance abuse care, long term care financing policy, health care competition, implementation of health reform and disability policy. He has won several awards in economics, public health and psychiatry and has held numerous roles within the Department of Health and Human Services from 2009-11,2013-14 and 2014-2016.

Rowena Jacobs

Rowena Jacobs is Professor of Health Economics in the Health Policy Team in the Centre for Health Economics at the University of York. Rowena’s research interests include health policy reforms, incentives and performance measurement with a particular interest in mental health services. She has acted as consultant to various government agencies, as well as the World Bank and WHO and is currently an expert adviser to the OECD on performance measurement in mental health services.

Jan Böhnke

Jan Böhnke is a Senior Research Fellow in Evaluation Design and Research Methods at the Dundee Centre for Health and Related Research, School of Nursing and Health Sciences at the University of Dundee. Jan's work focuses on the statistical modelling of mental health and physical comorbidities. Current projects deal with common mental disorders in psychological therapies, diabetes, and the structure of severe mental illness.