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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)


James TA, Kreiger L, Zia A, Gaalema D, Jones CA.  A Practical Framework for Incentive-Based Cancer Prevention.  Popul Health Manag.  2016 Apr 28.  [Epub ahead of print].  PMID: 27123744

Jones CA, Sills ES.  Contrasting selected reproductive challenges of today with those of antiquity--the past is prologue.  Ulster Med J.  2013 Sep;82(3):150-6.  PMID: 24505149.  PMCID: PMC3913404

Jones CA, Petrozzino JJ, Hoesche J, Krol EM, Freeman K.  Perceptions about time for normalization of international normalized ratio in patients requiring acute warfarin reversal when using fresh-frozen plasma.  Am J Emerg Med.  2013 May;31(5):878-9.  doi: 10.1016/ j.ajem.2013.01.018.  Epub 2013 Mar 9.  PMID: 23478117

Sills ES, Chiriac L, Vaughan D, Jones CA, Salem SA.  Follow-up analysis of federal process of care data reported from three acute care hospitals in rural Appalachia.  Clinicoecon Outcomes Res.  2013;5:119-24.   doi: 10.2147/CEOR.S42649.  Epub 2013 Mar 27.  PMID: 23569393.  PMCID: PMC3615699

Straughen J, Salihu HM, Keith L, Petrozzino J, Jones C.  Obligatory versus elective single embryo transfer in in vitro fertilization. A population-based analysis of data from the U.K. Human Fertilisation and Embryology Authority.  J Reprod Med.  2013 Mar-Apr;58(3-4):95-100.  PMID: 23539876

Sills ES, Collins GS, Salem SA, Jones CA, Peck AC and Salem RD.  Balancing selected medication costs with total number of daily injections: a preference analysis of GnRH-agonist and antagonist protocols by IVF patients.  Reprod Biol Endocrinol. 2012 Aug 30;10:67.  PMID: 22935199.  PMCID: PMC3447708

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