Phaedra S. Corso
100 Foster Road
Wright Hall Office 316
Athens, GA 30602
- Economic evaluation of public health interventions
- Quality of life assessment for vulnerable populations
- Evaluating preferences for health risks
- Violence, injury, childhood obesity and substance use prevention
- Delta Omega National Honorary Society in Public Health, Beta Chi Chapter, 2012 –present - www.deltaomega.org
- Georgia Public Health Association - www.gapha.org
- American Evaluation Association - www.eval.org
- American Public Health Association - www.apha.org
- Society for Medical Decision Making - www.smdm.org
- Society for Prevention Research - www.preventionscience.org
- American Society of Health Economists - healtheconomics.us
- Associate Director For Policy at Emory Center for Injury Control - http://www.emorycenterforinjurycontrol.org
Haddix AC, Teutsch SM, Corso PS (Eds.). Prevention Effectiveness: A Guide to Decision Analysis and Economic Evaluation, second edition. New York: Oxford University Press, 2003.
Finkelstein EA, Corso PS, Miller TR. The Incidence and Economic Burden of Injuries in the United States. New York: Oxford University Press, 2006. Corso PS, Fang X, Mercy J. The benefits of preventing a child maltreatment death: Evidence from willingness to pay survey data. American Journal of Public Health. 2011;101(3):487–490.
Fertig A, Corso P, Balasubramaniam D. Benefits and costs of a free community-based primary care clinic. Journal of Health and Human Services Administration, 2012;34(4):456–470.Corso PS, Fang X, Begle A, Dumas J. Predictors of engagement in a parenting intervention designed to prevent child maltreatment. Western Journal of Emergency Medicine. 2010;11(3):235–241.
Corso P, Fertig A. The economic impact of child maltreatment in the United States: Are the estimates credible? Child Abuse & Neglect, in press 2010.
Corso P, Filene J. Programmatic cost analysis of the Family Connections program. Protecting Children. 2009;24(3):77-87.
Corso P, Edwards V, Fang X, Mercy J. Health-related quality of life in adults who experienced maltreatment during childhood. American Journal of Public Health. 2008;98(6):1094–1100.
Fang X, Corso P. Gender differences in the connections between violence experienced as a child and perpetration of intimate partner violence in young adulthood. Journal of Family Violence. 2008;71(3):284–303.
Rothman E, Corso P. Propensity for intimate partner abuse and workplace productivity: Why employers should care about changing the behavior of men who batter. Violence and Women. 2008;14(9):1054–1065.
Corso PS, Mercy JA, Simon TR, Finkelstein EA, and Miller TR. Medical costs and productivity losses due to interpersonal and self-directed violence in the United States. American Journal of Preventive Medicine. 2007;32(6):474–482.
Fang X, Corso P. Child maltreatment, youth violence, and intimate partner violence: a developmental trajectory. American Journal of Preventive Medicine. 2007;33(4):281–290.
Prosser L, Corso P. Measuring preference-based quality of life for child maltreatment. Health and Quality of Life Outcomes. 2007;5(42):1-10 (accessed from www.hqlo.com/contents/5/1/42).
Corso PS. Prevention just in case or treatment just because: Measuring societal preferences. Harvard Health Policy Review, 2006;7(2):32–41.
Parmer JE, Corso PS, Ballesteros MF. A cost analysis of a smoke alarm installation and fire safety education program. Journal of Safety Research 2006;37:367–373.
Corso PS, Finkelstein EA, Miller TR. The incidence and costs of injuries. Injury Prevention 2006;12:212–218.
Stephens JA, Corso PS, Finkelstein EA, Miller TR. The costs of fatal and nonfatal falls among older adults. Injury Prevention 2006;12:290–295.
Corso PS, Lutzker JM. The need for economic analysis in child maltreatment prevention research. Child Abuse & Neglect 2006;30:727–738.
Arias I, Corso PS. Average cost per person victimized by an intimate partner of the opposite gender: A comparison of men and women. Violence and Victims 2005;20(4):379–391.
Stevens JA, Corso PS, Finkelstein EA, Miller TR. News and Notes: CDC economic analysis of fall-related injuries among older adults. Injury Prevention 2005;11(5):275.
Corso PS, Grosse S, Finkelstein E. The skinny on COI analysis. Obesity Research 2004; 12(7):1189.
Finkelstein E, Corso P. Cost-of-illness analyses for policy making: a cautionary tale of use and misuse . Expert Review of Pharmacoeconomics and Outcomes Research. 2003;3(4):367–9.
Corso PS, Kramer MH, Blair KA, Addiss DG, Davis JP, Haddix AC. Cost of illness in the 1993 waterborne Cryptosporidium outbreak, Milwaukee, Wisconsin. Emerging Infectious Diseases. 2003;9(4):426–31.
Corso PS, Thacker SB, Koplan JP. The value of prevention: experiences of a public health agency. Medical Decision Making. 2002;22(5):S11-S15.
Corso PS, Hammitt JK, Graham JD, Dicker RC, and Goldie SM. Assessing preferences for prevention versus treatment using willingness to pay. Medical Decision Making. 2002;22(5):S92-S100.
Corso PS, Hammitt JK, Berg GD. Attitudes toward uncertain longevity under expected utility and cumulative prospect theories. Abstract in Medical Decision Making. 2001;6:543.
Corso PS, Hammitt JK, and Graham JD. Valuing mortality-risk reduction: using visual aids to improve the validity of contingent valuation. Journal of Risk and Uncertainty. 2001;23(2):165-184.
HPAM 7600: Intro to Health Policy & Management
HPAM 8400: Advanced Topics in Health Policy
HPAM 8850: Economic Evaluation in Public Health