Prof Eric A Finkelstein, PhD, MHA

Director of Lien Centre for Palliative Care, Director, NIHA Research Program Professor, Health Services & Systems Research Program Duke-NUS Medical School, Singapore

Prof Eric A Finkelstein, PhD, MHA

Director of Lien Centre for Palliative Care, Director, NIHA Research Program Professor, Health Services & Systems Research Program Duke-NUS Medical School, Singapore

Biography

Dr Finkelstein is Professor of Health Services and Systems Research Program at the Duke-NUS Medical School and the Executive Director of the Lien Centre for Palliative Care. He also holds appointments at NUS School of Public Health and Duke University Global Health Institute.

His research focuses on the economic causes and consequences of health behaviours, with a primary emphasis on the use of traditional and behavioural economic incentives to influence those behaviours in ways to improve the public’s health. He has published over 170 manuscripts and 2 books in these areas. In 2015, he was selected by Thomson Reuters as one of the World’s Most Influential Scientific Minds.