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Berkeley Franz, PhD

Berkeley Franz
Associate Professor; Osteopathic Heritage Foundation Ralph S. Licklider, DO, Endowed Faculty Fellow in Population Health Science
Irvine 210, Athens Campus


  • Sociology (PhD), University of Miami, 2014
  • Religious Studies (MA), University of Chicago, 2009


  • Health Disparities
  • Addiction
  • Health Services Research
  • Health Systems Science
  • Community Based Health
  • Population Health
  • Health Policy

Summary of Work:

Trained as a medical sociologist, I lead several mixed methods studies on hospital opioid services and population health improvement programs. I manage the only nationally representative database of hospital community benefit programs and use these data to assess access disparities and factors associated with program implementation.


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