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UC Davis Comprehensive Cancer Center

Jeffrey S. Hoch, Ph.D. View profile as PDF

Jeffrey S. Hoch

Research/Academic Interests

Dr. Hoch’s experience is in health services research related to cancer, mental health, and other health issues affecting poor and vulnerable populations. An award winning teacher, Dr. Hoch has taught Health Economics and Economic Evaluation classes in the United States and internationally.  Dr. Hoch pursues research making health economics more useful to decision makers.


Professor and Chief, Division of Health Policy and Management, Department of Public Health Sciences
Associate Director, Center for Healthcare Policy and Research


Health Economics, Economic Evaluation, Cost-Effectiveness Analysis


Health Policy and Management


Center for Healthcare Policy and Research
2103 Stockton Blvd
Sacramento, CA 95817
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UC Davis
Public Health Sciences
Medical Sciences 1-C, One Shields Ave
Davis, CA 95616
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Phone: 916-734-2818


Ph.D., Health Economics, The Johns Hopkins School of Public Health, Baltimore MD 1999
MA, Economics, The Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore MD 1994
B.A., UC San Diego, San Diego CA 1992

Professional Memberships:

International Health Economics Association
Society for Medical Decision Making

Select Honors and Awards:

Teaching Award, Best Short Course Faculty. Society for Medical Decision Making, USA., 2013, 2016

Teaching Award, Dept of Health Policy, Management and Evaluation, Faculty of Medicine, University of Toronto, Canada., 2008

Dean’s Award of Excellence (Research and Teaching), School of Medicine, University of Western Ontario, Canada., 2004

Research Excellence Award for Methodology Excellence, International Society for Pharmacoeconomics and Outcomes Research, USA, 2003