Brendan Saloner, PhD is a Bloomberg Associate Professor of American Health in the Department of Health Policy and Management at the Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health and core faculty in the Berman Institute of Bioethics. Prof. Saloner focuses on empirical and normative policy issues related to health care for socially marginalized populations, with a particular focus on people who use drugs and people involved with the criminal legal system. He received the Alice S. Hersh Emerging Leader Award from AcademyHealth and was the inaugural Greenwall Fellow in Bioethics at the National Academy of Medicine. Prof. Saloner received an early career award from the National Institute on Drug Abuse to study the impact of Medicaid expansion under the Affordable Care Act on opioid use disorder treatment. He has also received grants from Arnold Ventures and Bloomberg Philanthropies, and he co-leads the evaluation team for the Bloomberg Overdose Prevention Initiative. In 2021, he received a Making A Difference Grant from The Greenwall Foundation to study health care resource allocation issues in jails and prisons in the context of COVID-19. Prof. Saloner is frequently cited in major media outlets including the Washington Post, the Wall Street Journal, and NPR.
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