Susan Busch
Susan Busch
Professor of Public Health (Health Policy and Management) and Professor in the Institution for Social and Policy Studies
Yale School of Public Health
Elected to the Academy in 2022


University of Michigan, 1989, BBA, Business Administration; Harvard School of Public Health, 1995, SM, Health Policy; Harvard Graduate School of Arts and Sciences, 2020, PhD, Health Policy

Professional Area

Mental health and substance use disorder service research; Health policy; Health economics


For outstanding contributions to our understanding of the role of payment mechanisms, including expansion of mental health and addiction insurance benefits, in access to, and quality, cost, and value of mental health and substance use disorder treatment, and assessing the value of these treatments.