Department: Health Management and Policy
Email Address: Julia.email@example.com
Phone: (859) 257.6712
Location: CPH 107B
Julia Costich, J.D., Ph.D. is a professor in the Dept. of Health Services Management, and also serves as associate director of the Kentucky Injury Prevention and Research Center. Her current research focuses on legal and policy issues in public health and health care, health reform, and electronic health information exchange. She served as department chair 2005-2012, director of the Master of Health Administration program 2010-2012, and director of the Kentucky Injury Prevention and Research Center 2003-2010. Before joining the UK public health faculty in 1998, she administered academic medical programs, practiced health care law, and served as a policy specialist and administrator for state health care programs.