Jae Kennedy

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Jae Kennedy(PI) chairs the Department of Health Policy and Administration at Washington State University. He began studying disability policy at the World Institute on Disability(WID) in 1989, and completed his doctorate in Health Services and Policy Analysis at UC Berkeley in 1996. His research focuses on understanding the health and employment disparities experienced by people with chronic illness and disability, and on developing effective programs and policies to lessen those disparities. He has published over 50 peer-reviewed journal articles, and received the Switzer Distinguished Research Fellowship from the National Institute on Disability and Rehabilitation Research in 2000.

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Jae Kennedy, CHRIL Principal Investigator
Department of Health Policy and Administration
Washington State University Spokane
PO Box 1495, Spokane, WA 99210-1495
(509) 358-7980 voice | (509) 358-7984 fax
email: jjkennedy@wsu.edu