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Bio for Christopher A. Jones, PhD
Christopher A. Jones, PhD

Christopher A. Jones, PhD

Assistant Professor
Health Economist

Global Health Economics Unit Director

Contact Information
Office Location:
CCTS Office, Courtyard at Given Rm 363


PhD, Health Economics, University of Oxford, Oxford, England (2006)
MS, Human Biology, University of Oxford, Oxford, England (2000)
BS, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI (1999)

Postdoctoral Training

NICE Fellow in Health Economics, Royal Institute of Psychiatry & University College, London (2003-2007)

Academic Appointments

Assistant Professor, Department of Surgery; Director, Global Health Economics Unit, Center for Clinical and Translational Science, College of Medicine, University of Vermont, Burlington, VT (2011-Present)

Other Professional Appointments

Faculty Research Associate, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD (2006-2007)


Jones CA, Fernandez LP, Weimersheimer P, Zakai NA, Sharf M, Mesa OA, Peters C, di Carlo A, Norotsky MC.  Estimating the burden of cost in chronic graft-versus-host disease: a human capital approach.  JHEOR.  2016;4(2):113-8.

Jones CA, Ducis K, Petrozzino J, Clark E, Fung MK, Peters C, Sarkar IN, Krol E, Pochal B, Boutrus A, Weimersheimer P, Freeman K.  Prevention of treatment-related fluid overload reduces estimated effective cost of prothrombin complex concentrate in patients requiring rapid vitamin K antagonist reversal.  Expert Rev Pharmacoecon Outcomes Res2016;16(1):135-9.  doi: 10.1586/14737167.2015.1071194.  Epub 2015 Jul 25. PMID: 26211539

James TA, Kreiger L, Zia A, Diann G, Jones CA.  A practical framework for incentive-based cancer prevention.  Popul Health Manag.  2016 Apr 28.  doi: 10.1089/pop.2016.0007. (Epub ahead of print). PMID: 27123744

Clark EM, Williams JR, Jones CA, Galbraith RA, Danforth CM, Dodds PS.  Sifting robotic from organic text: a natural language approach for detecting automation on Twitter.  J Comput Sci.  2016 Sept; 1-7 (in progress).  doi:10.1016/j.jocs.2015.11.002

Jones CA, Chapman DG, Fernandez L, Mesa OA, Peters C.  Burden of cost in bronchiolitis obliterans syndrome (Bos): predictions for the next decade.  Value Health.  2015 Nov;18(7):A840.  doi: 10.1016/j.jval.2015.09.369.  Epub 2015 Oct 20.  doi:

10.1016/j.jval.2015.09.369.  PMID: 26534491

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