Areas of Expertise & Civic Involvements
Dr. Feinglass is a health services researcher with a degree in Public Policy Analysis. He has over 20 years of experience in health policy, quality improvement, health disparities, medical informatics, patient safety, and social epidemiology research with over 150 peer-reviewed publications. Dr. Feinglass has a longstanding interest in the economics of government and private health system regulatory interventions, health manpower and delivery system planning, access to care and health insurance, racial disparities, health literacy, and socioeconomic status and health. Dr. Feinglass has taught in the Northwestern University Masters of Public Health Degree Program since 1996. He formerly taught History and Political Science at Harper and Oakton Community Colleges in the Chicago suburbs. He is on the Board of the Chicago-based Health and Medicine Policy Research Group and the Editorial Board of the Journal of Gerontology: Social Science.