Principal Investigators

Turgay Ayer, PhD
George Family Foundation Early Career Professor &
Associate Professor, Georgia Institute of Technology
H. Milton Stewart School of Industrial and Systems Engineering

Jagpreet Chhatwal, PhD (contact PI)
Assistant Professor, Harvard Medical School
Associate Director, Massachusetts General Hospital (MGH)
Institute for Technology Assessment

Benjamin P. Linas, MD
Associate Professor, Infectious Diseases
Boston University School of Medicine

Research Team

Madeline Adee, MPH
Programmer Analyst
MGH Institute for Technology Assessment

Özden Onur Dalgıç, PhD
Associate Director of Health Economic Modeling
Value Analytics Labs

Trisha Dwivedi
B.S. Artificial Intelligence, Class of 2021
Carnegie Mellon University

Mary Ann (M. A.) Ladd, BS
Systems Manager
MGH Institute for Technology Assessment

Peter Mueller, PhD
Research Scientist
MGH Institute for Technology Assessment

Zhaowei She, PhD Candidate
Ph.D. Operations Research (Expected 2021)
Georgia Institute of Technology

Asmae Toumi, BS
Data Analyst
MGH Institute for Technology Assessment

Zilong Wang, PhD Student
Ph.D. Operations Research (Expected 2023)
Georgia Institute of Technology

Jade Yingying Xiao, PhD Student
Ph.D. Operations Research (Expected 2024)
Georgia Institute of Technology

Nina Zhang
Health Science, Society, and Policy, Class of 2024
Brandeis University


Marcelo D’Agostino, MS
Sr. Advisor, Information Systems & Digital Health,
Pan American Health Organization (PAHO),
Regional Office for the Americas of the World Health Organization

Alfred DeMaria, Jr., MD
Medical and Laboratory Consultant
Former Medical Director
Bureau of Infectious Disease and Laboratory Science
Massachusetts Department of Public Health

G. Scott Gazelle, MD, MPH, PhD
Professor in Radiology, Harvard Medical School
Founder & Director Emeritus, MGH Institute for Technology Assessment
Professor in the Department of Health Policy and Management
Harvard School of Public Health

Mark S Roberts, MD, MPP
Professor & Chair,
Department of Health Policy & Management
University of Pittsburgh Graduate School of Public Health

John Ward, MD
Director, Coalition for Global Hepatitis Elimination,
The Task Force for Global Health
Senior Scientist, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention