Health

Scholarly Publications

Impact of Vision Impairment and Ocular Morbidity and their Treatment on Depression and Anxiety in Children: A Systematic Review

Topic This systematic review and meta-analysis summarizes existing evidence to establish whether vision impairment, ocular morbidity and their treatment are associated with...

Academic Performance and the Link with Depressive Symptoms among Rural Han and Minority Chinese Adolescents

The objectives of this paper were to examine the risk of depression and depressive symptoms among Han and minority children and adolescents in rural China, the links between academic performance...

Parenting Centers and Caregiver Mental Health: Evidence from a Large-scale Randomized Controlled Trial in China

This study conducts an exploratory analysis of the impacts of a center-based early childhood development intervention on the mental health of caregivers, using data from a cluster-randomized...

Other Publications

Legal Look at Proof of Vaccination & Ongoing Fight Against COVID-19

Stanford health law experts Michelle Mello and David Studdert discuss the ongoing pandemic, proof of vaccination “passports” at the state and federal levels, and a July 19 ruling that Indiana...

Contact-tracing App Curbed the Spread of COVID in England and Wales

Digital contact tracing has the potential to limit the spread of COVID-19. A contact-tracing smartphone app that has been readily adopted by people in England and Wales has shown efficacy in...

Tracking China's Economic Path

Stanford scholars are setting and expanding research agendas to analyze China’s economic development and its impact on the world. The newly launched Stanford Center on China’s Economy and...

News

Protecting Reproductive Health Information after Fall of Roe v. Wade

June 2022

Michelle Mello writes that the overturning of Roe v. Wade — ending federal protection over a woman's right to an abortion — could also expose her personal health data in court.

Shining a Light on Myanmar’s Multidimensional Crises

June 2022

As the devastating effects of the coup in Myanmar and post-coup conflicts have resulted in escalating humanitarian emergencies, APARC’s Southeast Asia Program and Asia Health Policy Program examine...

Preventing Preterm Deliveries Using a Digital Approach

December 2021

SHP researchers awarded grant to continue their clinical trial testing out a digital app they hope will prevent preterm births.

Old Events

Stanford Health Policy's Health Equity Panel

October 29, 2021

Justice, Equity, Diversity, & Inclusion Committee SHP’s inaugural Health Equity Panel will take place on Friday, October 29, 2021 from 12pm – 1:15pm.

Research in Progress Seminar: Alex Chan — Customer Discrimination and Quality Signals: A Field Experiment with Healthcare Shoppers

October 19, 2021

Title: Customer Discrimination and Quality Signals: A Field Experiment with Healthcare Shoppers Abstract: This paper provides evidence that customer discrimination in the market for doctors can be...

Multimedia

Researchers show effects of dust on infant mortality in Africa

June 2020

From analyzing dust concentrations in parts of Sub-Saharan Africa and millions of birth outcomes, researchers find that small increases in dust lead to large increases in infant mortality.

People

Dr. Hongbin Li Hongbin Li Senior Fellow Co-director, SCCEI
Zainub Zainub Dhanani Master's Student, Health Policy
Melissa Franco Melissa Franco PhD Student, Health Policy
Jiayi Zhao Jiayi Zhao Master's Student, Health Policy
headshot Hemant Pullabhotla Postdoctoral Scholar, Center on Food Security and the Environment, Department of Earth System Science
Vincent Jappah Stanford Health Policy Jlateh Vincent Jappah PhD Student, Health Policy
Lucia Chen Stanford Health Policy Lucia Chen Postdoctoral Research Fellow, SHP
Marika Cusick Marika Cusick PhD Student, Health Policy
Christopher Weyant Christopher Weyant Postdoctoral Research Fellow, SHP
Ho Vivian Ho Intermountain Fellow
st Sahil Tembulkar Master Student, Health Policy
John Feister, Stanford Health Policy John Feister Master's Student, Health Policy