Dan Han

Assistant Policy Analyst; Ph.D. Candidate, Pardee RAND Graduate School
Santa Monica Office


M.P.A. in health policy and administration, New York University; B.S. in preventive medicine, Sun Yat-sen University


Dan Han is a doctoral candidate at the Pardee RAND Graduate School and an assistant policy analyst at RAND. She is currently involved in projects examining drug formulary design in Marketplace plans, quality of care for Medicare Advantage plan members, and the impact of high inpatient occupancy on patient outcomes.

Prior to joining RAND, Han was a policy research intern at New York City's Office of Citywide Health Insurance Access. Han graduated from Sun Yat-Sen University in Guangzhou, China, with a B.S. in preventive medicine. She completed her master's degree in health policy analysis at New York University, where she also worked as a research assistant. Her research interests include health insurance design and regulations, hospital organization and performance.