Dan Han

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Assistant Policy Researcher; Ph.D. Candidate, Pardee RAND Graduate School
Boston 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 researcher at RAND.  Han's research interests include health insurance design and regulations, hospital organization and performance.  Her work at RAND includes examining drug formulary design in Marketplace plans, evaluating utilization and quality of care for Medicare Advantage plan members, and assisting in mapping the health care system in California.  Her dissertation studies the impact of the 340B Drug Pricing Program on outpatient drug utilization and spending in Critical Access Hospitals. 

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.