Joanne Constantin

  • Graduate Administrative Fellow, IowaRISE


Joanne is a Graduate Research Assistant at the Health Management and Policy Department at the College of Public Health, conducting research under the supervision of Professor George Wehby and in collaboration with Wei Lyu. She is also an abstract reviewer at the 20th ICASA (2019) for two tracks: the Health Systems, Economics and Implementation Science track as well as the Law, Human Rights Social Science and Political Science track. She has been peer-reviewing at the Journal of Medical Internet Research for over a year, undertaking reviews of manuscripts submitted to the journal in her area of expertise and mainly related to clinical informatics, decision support for health professionals, electronic health records and eHealth infrastructures, mHealth, young people, sexual and reproductive health, LGBTQ health, LGBT health disparities, LGBT youth health/mental health, pharmacoeconomics, and drugs and pharmaceuticals. Joanne is an active member of the AcademyHealth, University of Iowa Student Chapter.

Research Interests

  • Health care spending
  • Operations management
  • Organizational behavior and economics

Educational Background

  • MPH, American University of Beirut, 2016
  • BS, Biology, American University of Beirut, 2014