Speaker Bios


Martin L. Brown, PhD, Chief, Health Services and Economics Branch, Applied Research Program, National Cancer Institute, U.S. National Institutes of Health

Dr. Brown has been the Chief of NCI’s Health Services and Economics Branch since October 1999.¬ Since coming to NCI in 1988 his research has focused on the economic burden of cancer to individuals and society, the acquisition and analysis of economic data on cancer prevention and control, and the evaluation of methodology and¬ tools for modeling and estimating the cost-effectiveness of specific cancer prevention and control interventions. Dr. Brown is currently the lead Program Director for comparative effectiveness research at NCI.