University of Washington School of Public Health

Robert Penfold - SPH Faculty Bio

Robert Penfold

Affiliate Associate Professor, Health Services

1730 Minor Ave. Suite 1600
Seattle, WA, WA 98101
Tel: 206-287-2232
penfold.r@ghc.org

Research Interests

Pediatric mental health; Medicaid utilization; comparative effectiveness of psychotropic medications; impact of high-deductible health plan enrollment on utilization; cost benefit of mental health treatments; geographic disparities in access and utilization of mental health services

Related Links

Health Services Biography Page

Education

PhD   Geography, University of Toronto (Canada), 2004
MA   Geography, University of Waterloo (Canada), 1997
BA   Geography, University of Waterloo (Canada), 1995