David B. Matchar, MD, is the Inaugural Director of the Program in Health Services and Systems Research (HSSR), one of five Signature Research Programs within the Duke-NUS Medical School. Dr. Matchar is also a Professor of Medicine at Duke University in the United States. He received his AB in Statistics from Princeton University. After completing his MD degree and residency training he served as fellow in the Department of Internal Medicine at Duke.
Designation : Program Director, Professor
Dr. Marcel Bilger's main domain of research is health insurance with the dual perspective that it both improves access to healthcare and entails cost containment incentives that aim at ensuring long-term sustainability of the scheme. More generally, he applies econometrics methods to various health-related policy issues including health care demand modeling, analysis of equity in the health system, prevention use, and obesity. Before joining Duke-NUS, Dr.
Designation : Assistant Director (Education)