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Elizabeth Momany

  • Assistant Director and Associate Research Scientist, Health Policy Research Program

Biography

Elizabeth Momany is the Assistant Director of the Health Policy Research Program in the University of Iowa Public Policy Center. She is a health services researcher with an emphasis in outcomes analyses and model building with a special emphasis on vulnerable populations. Recent research has included modeling factors related to the use of dental services for children with chronic conditions in the Iowa Medicaid program, understanding the use of medical and dental services by children with intellectual and/or developmental disability in the Iowa Medicaid program, and evaluating the effects of a family planning waiver on birth rates in Iowa. Most recently, she has been involved in a five-state project supported by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention to develop outcome measures for children and adults with special health care needs. 

Research Interests

  • Health care outcomes
  • Medicaid
  • Maternal and child health issues
  • Children and adults with special health care needs

Educational Background

  • Ph.D., University of Iowa, College of Medicine Graduate Program in Hospital and Health Administration, 1988
  • M.A., University of Iowa, College of of Medicine Program in Hospital and Health Administration, 1984
  • B.S., University of Iowa, College of Liberal Arts, 1982