Kim Babiarz

Kim Babiarz, MA, PhD

Research Scholar at the Center for Health Policy and the Center for Primary Care and Outcomes Research

117 Encina Commons
Room 215
Stanford, CA

(650) 724-5325 (voice)
(650) 723-1919 (fax)

Research Interests

Health Policy, Development Economics, Women and Children in Development


Dr. Babiarz’s research focuses on fertility and family planning programs, infant and maternal health, and the gender dynamics of global health. She has studied human trafficking in China and South East Asia, and currently works on quantitative approaches to issues of human trafficking and child labor in Brazil.  Dr. Babiarz specializes in large-scale program evaluations and quasi-experimental study designs. She holds a PhD in Agricultural and Resource Economics from the University of California, Davis (2011).