Kara Zivin, PhD, MS, MA

Professor of Psychiatry, University of Michigan

Research Health Scientist, VA Center for Clinical Management

Fellowship Placement: Centers for Medicare and Medicaid (CMS), Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Innovation (CMMI)

Dr. Kara Zivin is a Professor in the Department of Psychiatry at the University of Medical School and a Faculty Associate at the University of Michigan Institute for Social Research. She is also a Research Health Scientist at the VA Center for Clinical Management Research in Ann Arbor, Michigan. She completed her PhD in health policy at Harvard University. Dr. Zivin’s research applies quantitative methods to mental health services and policy with a focus on predictors and consequences of behavioral health conditions among vulnerable populations, including older adults, Veterans, and women in the perinatal period.