Rebecca Myerson is an Assistant Professor at the University of Southern California School of Pharmacy, in the Department of Pharmaceutical and Health Economics. She was previously a Ph.D. candidate at the University of Chicago Harris School of Public Policy, where her field of specialization was applied econometrics. Before coming to Chicago, Rebecca spent four years conducting global health research, including one year at Peking University as a Fulbright scholar and three years at the Institute for Health Metrics and Evaluation in Seattle, Washington. She is interested in quantitative methods for evaluating the health impacts of government policies and international programs.
Rebecca received a B.A. in psychology from Harvard in 2007, an M.P.H. from the University of Washington in 2011, and an Ph.D. from the University of Chicago Harris School of Public Policy in 2016.