Visiting Professor of Public Health
Howard S. Berliner specializes in health policy issues relating to health care organization and finance. Most recently he was Professor and Chair of the Department of Health Policy and Management at the SUNY Downstate School of Public Health and prior to that he was Professor of Health Policy at the Milano Graduate School of the New School. His current research is on the future of the hospital in the healthcare delivery system, the growth and implications of medical tourism, and how the health care system can accommodate new and expensive technologies. He is a member of the New York State Public Health and Health Planning Council and on the Board of Directors of several health care institutions.