Positions

Selected Publications

Academic Article

Year Title Altmetric
2019 Impact of Mental Health Parity and Addiction Equity Act on Costs and Utilization in Alabama's Children's Health Insurance Program 2019
2017 Associations between participation in family activities and adolescent school problems 2017
2017 An assessment of the CHIP/medicaid quality measure for ADHD 2017
2017 Cardiovascular health and healthcare utilization and expenditures among medicare beneficiaries: The reasons for geographic and racial differences in stroke (REGARDS) study 2017
2016 Preventive Dental Care and Long-Term Dental Outcomes among ALL Kids Enrollees 2016
2016 Burden of Coronary Heart Disease Rehospitalizations Following Acute Myocardial Infarction in Older Adults 2016
2016 The effects of state-level expenditures for home- and community-based services on the risk of becoming a long-stay nursing home resident after hip fracture 2016
2016 The great recession of 2007-2009 and public insurance coverage for children in alabama: Enrollment and claims data from 1999-2011 2016
2016 Health Expenditure Concentration and Characteristics of High-Cost Enrollees in CHIP 2016
2015 Adverse selection in the children's health insurance program 2015
2015 Enrollment, expenditures, and utilization after chip expansion: Evidence from alabama 2015
2015 Trends in mortality and recurrent coronary heart disease events after an acute myocardial infarction among Medicare beneficiaries, 2001-2009 2015
2014 Patterns and predictors of osteoporosis medication discontinuation and switching among Medicare beneficiaries 2014
2014 Can increases in CHIP copayments reduce program expenditures on prescription drugs? 2014
2014 Can increases in CHIP copayments reduce program expenditures on prescription drugs? 2014
2014 Trends in the utilization and outcomes of medicare patients hospitalized for hip fracture, 2000-2008 2014
2013 Characteristics of low-severity emergency department use among CHIP enrollees 2013
2013 Co-payments and the use of emergency department services in the Children'S Health Insurance Program 2013
2013 Favorable selection, risk adjustment, and the medicare advantage program 2013
2013 A close examination of healthcare expenditures related to fractures 2013
2013 Effectiveness of preventive dental visits in reducing nonpreventive dental visits and expenditures 2013
2013 Measuring prevention more broadly: an empirical assessment of CHIPRA core measures 2013
2012 Did copayment changes reduce health service utilization among CHIP enrollees? Evidence from alabama 2012
2012 The impact of CHIP coverage on children with asthma in Alabama 2012
2012 Evaluating comorbidity scores based on health service expenditures 2012
2012 The effects of premium changes on ALL Kids, Alabama's CHIP program 2012
2011 Continuity of insurance coverage and ambulatory care-sensitive hospitalizations/ED visits: Evidence from the children's health insurance program 2011
2011 Clinical and demographic factors associated with fractures among older Americans 2011
2011 Erratum: Clinical and demographic factors associated with fractures among older Americans (Osteoporosis International DOI: 10.1007/s00198-010-1300-8) 2011
2011 Medical liability and health care reform. 2011
2010 Predicting hip and major osteoporotic fractures using administrative data 2010
2010 Health services utilization after fractures: Evidence from Medicare 2010
2010 Identifying types of nursing facility stays using medicare claims data: An algorithm and validation 2010
2010 The societal burden of osteoporosis 2010
2010 Is withholding osteoporosis medication after fracture sometimes rational? A Comparison of the risk for second fracture versus death 2010
2009 Health care expenditures associated with skeletal fractures among medicare beneficiaries, 1999-2005 2009
2009 "pathologic" fractures: Should these be included in epidemiologic studies of osteoporotic fractures? 2009
2009 The geographic availability and associated utilization of dual-energy X-ray absorptiometry (DXA) testing among older persons in the United States 2009
2008 Regional Variation in the Denial of Reimbursement for Bone Mineral Density Testing Among US Medicare Beneficiaries 2008
2008 Weekend hospitalization and mortality: A critical review 2008
2007 Do hospitals provide lower quality care on weekends? 2007
2007 Weekend admission for myocardial infarction [11] 2007
2005 Impact of Malpractice Reforms on the Supply of Physician Services 2005
2005 Detecting Medicare abuse 2005

Chapter

Year Title Altmetric
2006 The effects of the U.S. malpractice system on the cost and quality of care.  84-92. 2006

Investigator On

  • Research and Analysis for Alabama Medicaid  awarded by ALABAMA MEDICAID AGENCY 2017 - 2020
  • UAB Maternal and Child Health Policy and Leadership Education Program  awarded by Health Resources and Services Administration/DHHS 2015 - 2020
  • DECE Preschool Development  awarded by DEPARTMENT OF EARLY CHILDHOOD EDUCATION 2018 - 2019
  • DECE Preschool Development  awarded by DEPARTMENT OF EARLY CHILDHOOD EDUCATION 2017 - 2018
  • DECE Preschool Development  awarded by DEPARTMENT OF EARLY CHILDHOOD EDUCATION 2016 - 2017
  • Research and Analysis for Alabama Medicaid  awarded by ALABAMA MEDICAID AGENCY 2016 - 2017
  • Effects of Medicare Reimbursement Policies on the Quality of Hospital Care  awarded by National Institute on Aging/NIH/DHHS 2015 - 2017
  • DECE Preschool Development  awarded by DEPARTMENT OF EARLY CHILDHOOD EDUCATION 2015 - 2016
  • Private Grant  awarded by AMGEN, INC. 2015 - 2016
  • Private Grant  awarded by AMGEN, INC. 2014 - 2015
  • DCA Preschool Development  awarded by ALABAMA DEPARTMENT OF CHILDREN'S AFFAIRS 2015
  • Indefinite-Delivery-Indefinite-Quantity  awarded by Health Resources and Services Administration/DHHS 2013 - 2015
  • Education for MCH Leadership at UAB  awarded by Health Resources and Services Administration/DHHS 2011 - 2015
  • Enhancing Current Capacity For Surveillance of Autism Spectrum Disorders and Other Developmental Disabilities  awarded by CDC - Centers for Disease Control and Prevention/DHHS 2010 - 2015
  • All Kids Proposal for Special Projects  awarded by ALABAMA DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC HEALTH 2015
  • All Kids Proposal for Special Projects  awarded by ALABAMA DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC HEALTH 2011 - 2014
  • Private Grant  awarded by AMGEN, INC. 2013 - 2014
  • Evaluation of the Alabama Health Information Exchange (AHIE) Cooperative Agreement Program  awarded by ALABAMA MEDICAID AGENCY 2012 - 2013
  • Private Grant  awarded by AMGEN, INC. 2012 - 2013
  • Teaching Activities

  • HCO697 - Internship (Summer Term 2019) 2019
  • HCO697Q - Internship Online (Summer Term 2019) 2019
  • HCO793 - DrPH Practicum (Summer Term 2019) 2019
  • HCO797 - Directed Readings (Summer Term 2019) 2019
  • HCO798 - Dissert Protocol Development (Summer Term 2019) 2019
  • HCO604 - Health Economics & PH Policy (Spring Term 2019) 2019
  • HCO620Q - Health Ins/Managed Care (Spring Term 2019) 2019
  • HCO697 - Internship (Spring Term 2019) 2019
  • HCO793 - DrPH Practicum (Spring Term 2019) 2019
  • HCO795 - Directed Readings (Spring Term 2019) 2019
  • HCO796 - Doctoral Seminar (Spring Term 2019) 2019
  • HCO798 - Dissert Protocol Development (Spring Term 2019) 2019
  • HCO604 - Health Economics & PH Policy (Fall Term 2018) 2018
  • HCO604Q - Hlth Economics & PH Policy ONL (Fall Term 2018) 2018
  • HCO704 - Health Economics and PH Policy (Fall Term 2018) 2018
  • HCO781 - Rsrch Mthd Stdy Dsgn (Fall Term 2018) 2018
  • HCO795 - Directed Readings (Fall Term 2018) 2018
  • HCO796 - Doctoral Seminar (Fall Term 2018) 2018
  • HCO798 - Dissert Protocol Development (Fall Term 2018) 2018
  • PUH307 - Public Health Policy (Fall Term 2018) 2018
  • HCO697 - Internship (Summer Term 2018) 2018
  • HCO798 - Dissert Protocol Development (Summer Term 2018) 2018
  • HCO793 - DrPH Practicum (Spring Term 2018) 2018
  • HCO795 - Directed Readings (Spring Term 2018) 2018
  • HCO796 - Doctoral Seminar (Spring Term 2018) 2018
  • HCO798 - Dissert Protocol Development (Spring Term 2018) 2018
  • HCO601Q - Health Economics Online (Fall Term 2017) 2017
  • HCO697 - Internship (Fall Term 2017) 2017
  • HCO796 - Doctoral Seminar (Fall Term 2017) 2017
  • PUH307 - Public Health Policy (Fall Term 2017) 2017
  • HCO697 - Internship (Summer Term 2017) 2017
  • HCO793 - DrPH Practicum (Summer Term 2017) 2017
  • HCO799 - Dissertation Research HCOP (Summer Term 2017) 2017
  • HCO603 - Public Health Policy (Spring Term 2017) 2017
  • HCO697 - Internship (Spring Term 2017) 2017
  • HCO697Q - Internship Online (Spring Term 2017) 2017
  • HCO793 - DrPH Practicum (Spring Term 2017) 2017
  • HCO796 - Doctoral Seminar (Spring Term 2017) 2017
  • HCO797 - Directed Readings (Spring Term 2017) 2017
  • HCO799 - Dissertation Research HCOP (Spring Term 2017) 2017
  • PUH307 - Public Health Systems (Spring Term 2017) 2017
  • HCO601 - Health Economics (Fall Term 2016) 2016
  • HCO601Q - Health Economics Online (Fall Term 2016) 2016
  • HCO697 - Internship (Fall Term 2016) 2016
  • HCO701 - Health Economics (Fall Term 2016) 2016
  • HCO796 - Doctoral Seminar (Fall Term 2016) 2016
  • PUH307 - Public Health Systems (Fall Term 2016) 2016
  • HCO697 - Internship (Summer Term 2016) 2016
  • HCO603 - Public Health Policy (Spring Term 2016) 2016
  • HCO793 - DrPH Practicum (Spring Term 2016) 2016
  • HCO601 - Health Economics (Fall Term 2015) 2015
  • HCO793 - DrPH Practicum (Fall Term 2015) 2015
  • HCO795 - Directed Readings (Fall Term 2015) 2015
  • PUH307 - Public Health Systems (Fall Term 2015) 2015
  • HCO697 - Internship (Summer Term 2015) 2015
  • HCO799 - Dissertation Research HCOP (Summer Term 2015) 2015
  • HCO603 - Public Health Policy (Spring Term 2015) 2015
  • HCO703 - Doc Lev Public Health Policy (Spring Term 2015) 2015
  • HCO795 - Directed Readings (Spring Term 2015) 2015
  • HCO799 - Dissertation Research HCOP (Spring Term 2015) 2015
  • AH700 - Health Economics (Fall Term 2014) 2014
  • HA645 - Health Economics (Fall Term 2014) 2014
  • HCO601 - Health Economics (Fall Term 2014) 2014
  • HCO601 - Health Economics (Fall Term 2014) 2014
  • HCO697 - Internship (Fall Term 2014) 2014
  • HCO781 - Rsrch Mthd Stdy Dsgn (Fall Term 2014) 2014
  • PUH307 - Public Health Systems (Fall Term 2014) 2014
  • HCO697 - Internship (Summer Term 2014) 2014
  • HCO799 - Dissertation Research HCOP (Summer Term 2014) 2014
  • HCO603 - Public Health Policy (Spring Term 2014) 2014
  • HCO697 - Internship (Spring Term 2014) 2014
  • HCO799 - Dissertation Research HCOP (Spring Term 2014) 2014
  • HCO601 - Health Economics (Fall Term 2013) 2013
  • HCO697 - Internship (Fall Term 2013) 2013
  • HCO795 - Directed Readings (Fall Term 2013) 2013
  • HCO798 - Dissert Protocol Development (Fall Term 2013) 2013
  • HCO799 - Dissertation Research HCOP (Fall Term 2013) 2013
  • HCO799 - Dissertation Research HCOP (Summer Term 2013) 2013
  • HCO697 - Internship (Summer Term 2013) 2013
  • HCO603 - Public Health Policy (Spring Term 2013) 2013
  • HCO697 - Internship (Spring Term 2013) 2013
  • HCO703 - Doc Lev Public Health Policy (Spring Term 2013) 2013
  • HCO795 - Directed Readings (Spring Term 2013) 2013
  • HCO798 - Dissert Protocol Development (Spring Term 2013) 2013
  • AH700 - Health Economics (Fall Term 2012) 2012
  • HA645 - Health Economics (Fall Term 2012) 2012
  • HCO601 - Health Economics (Fall Term 2012) 2012
  • HCO601 - Health Economics (Fall Term 2012) 2012
  • HCO781 - Rsrch Mthd Stdy Dsgn (Fall Term 2012) 2012
  • HCO798 - Dissert Protocol Development (Fall Term 2012) 2012
  • HCO697 - Internship (Summer Term 2012) 2012
  • HCO603 - Public Health Policy (Spring Term 2012) 2012
  • HCO798 - Dissert Protocol Development (Spring Term 2012) 2012
  • HCO781 - Rsrch Mthd Stdy Dsgn (Fall Term 2011) 2011
  • HCO793 - DrPH Practicum (Fall Term 2011) 2011
  • HCO797 - Directed Readings (Fall Term 2011) 2011
  • HCO697 - Internship (Summer Term 2011) 2011
  • HCO603 - Public Health Policy (Spring Term 2011) 2011
  • HCO703 - Doc Lev Public Health Policy (Spring Term 2011) 2011
  • AH700 - Health Economics (Fall Term 2010) 2010
  • HA645 - Health Economics (Fall Term 2010) 2010
  • HCO601 - Health Economics (Fall Term 2010) 2010
  • HCO601 - Health Economics (Fall Term 2010) 2010
  • HCO698 - MR Lev Dir Res HCOP (Fall Term 2010) 2010
  • HCO701 - Health Economics (Fall Term 2010) 2010
  • HCO781 - Rsrch Mthd Stdy Dsgn (Fall Term 2010) 2010
  • HCO697 - Internship (Summer Term 2010) 2010
  • HCO603 - Public Health Policy (Spring Term 2010) 2010
  • HCO703 - Doc Lev Public Health Policy (Spring Term 2010) 2010
  • HCO697 - Internship (Fall Term 2009) 2009
  • HCO603 - Public Health Policy (Spring Term 2009) 2009
  • HCO697 - Internship (Spring Term 2009) 2009
  • HCO703 - Doc Lev Public Health Policy (Spring Term 2009) 2009
  • AH700 - Health Economics (Fall Term 2008) 2008
  • HA645 - Health Economics (Fall Term 2008) 2008
  • HCO601 - Health Economics (Fall Term 2008) 2008
  • HCO697 - Internship (Fall Term 2008) 2008
  • HCO701 - Health Economics (Fall Term 2008) 2008
  • HCO603 - Public Health Policy (Spring Term 2008) 2008
  • HCO697 - Internship (Spring Term 2008) 2008
  • HCO703 - Doc Lev Public Health Policy (Spring Term 2008) 2008
  • Full Name

  • David Becker