Srikanth Kadiyala, PhD

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Srikanth Kadiyala, PhD, is a senior economist at the UCLA Center for Health Policy Research. He primarily works on the CalSIM microsimulation model, which models the effects of the Affordable Care Act on health insurance coverage in California. Prior to joining the Center, Kadiyala was an economist at the RAND Corporation, where he was principal investigator (PI) and co-PI on numerous projects. He published extensively on topics such as cancer screening and cancer detection, health insurance effects on health care and health, pandemic effects on employment, and transgender health care costs in the military. He has a BA in economics from the University of Chicago and a PhD in health policy with an emphasis in economics from Harvard University.

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