Margaret A. Maglione
Margaret A. Maglione is the Associate Director of the Southern California Evidence-Based Practice Center (EPC) at the RAND Corporation. The EPC is one of the leading institutions worldwide for the development of systematic reviews and meta-analyses on the safety and efficacy of health and mental health treatments, prevention interventions, and medications. Since starting at the EPC in 1999, she has led projects funded by the U.S. Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality (AHRQ), the Center for Medicaid & Medicare Services (CMS), and various branches of the National Institutes Of Health (NIH). Her work often focuses on controversial issues such food allergy in children, effectiveness of interventions for children with autism, and bariatric surgery as treatment for diabetes. She is currently leading a project on the safety of vaccines recommended for routine use in children, adolescents, and adults.
- Effectiveness of Interventions for Children w Autism / Development of Guidelines
- Safety & Efficacy of Atypical Antipsychotics for Off-label Uses
- Incidence, Prevalence, Treatment, and Prevention of Food Allergies
- Bariatric Surgery & Metabolic Conditions