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Edward Chou

C. Edward Chou

Associate Professor
Department: Health Outcomes Research and Policy
Auburn University
Harrison School of Pharmacy
039 James E. Foy Hall
Auburn, AL 36849
Email: czc0109@auburn.edu
Phone: 334-844-8304
Fax: 334-844-8307


  • B.S., Pharmacy - National Taiwan University
  • M.S., Pharmaceutical Sciences - National Taiwan University
  • M.S., Biostatistics - Michigan
  • Ph.D., Social & Administrative Sciences - Wisconsin

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C. Edward Chou joined the Department of Health Outcomes Research and Policy at the Harrison School of Pharmacy in 2016. He received his B.S. degree in Pharmacy as well as M.S. in Pharmaceutical Sciences from National Taiwan University, his M.S. in Biostatistics from the University of Michigan-Ann Arbor, and his Ph.D. in Social and Administrative Sciences from the University of Wisconsin-Madison. He also was a postdoctoral fellow in Outcomes Research at the Center for Clinical and Genetic Economics at the Duke Clinical Research Institute.

Dr. Chou’s research focuses on evaluating the disease burden and impact of health-related policies or programs on healthcare access, utilization, and outcomes among vulnerable populations. He conducts outcomes research using health care administrative claims databases, national health survey databases, and hospital accounting data. His current project also applies implementation science to community-based interventions.

Dr. Chou’s work has been funded by the National Institutes of Health, the Agency for Health Care Research and Quality, New York State Health Foundation & Robert Wood Johnson Foundation, and the U.S. Food and Drug Administration. His research has been published in New England Journal of Medicine, Health Affairs, Medical Care, Psychiatric Services, Pharmacoepidemiology and Drug Safety etc.

Last Updated: February 22, 2018