STRAWDERMAN NAMED ASSISTANT DEAN OF SCHOOL OF PUBLIC HEALTH AT UNTHSC

April 25, 2005

Tim Strawderman, PhD, recently joined UNT Health Science Center as assistant professor in the Department of Health Management and Policy in the School of Public Health.

Dr. Strawderman also serves as assistant dean for planning and administration in the School of Public Health.

Prior to his arrival at the health science center, Dr. Strawderman was the senior manager of managed care strategic alliances at the American Heart Association. He has also served as a senior policy analyst for Blue Cross Blue Shield of Florida and as a program analyst for the Texas Legislature.

Dr. Strawderman earned a bachelor of science degree in economics from Texas A&M University, graduating cum laude; a master of public administration degree from Texas A&M University; and a doctorate in management and policy sciences from the University of Texas at Houston Health Science Center.

His research interests include health policy analysis and development, managed care and health insurance issues.

A native of Virginia, he currently resides in Dallas.

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Contact: Kay Colley 817-735-2553, cell 817-980-5090, e-mail kacolley@hsc.unt.edu.

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