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Molly Candon

Research Assistant Professor of Psychiatry
Lecturer, Department of Health Care Management, The Wharton School, University of Pennsylvania
Co-Instructor, Health Services and Policy Research Methods II, MS in Health Policy Research Program, Perelman School of Medicine, University of Pennsylvania
Department: Psychiatry

Contact information
3535 Market Street, 3rd Floor
Room 3048
Philadelphia, PA 19104
M.A. (Economics)
Northeastern University, 2010.
B.A. (Economics)
Northeastern University, 2010.
Ph.D. (Economics)
University of Georgia, 2015.
Post-Graduate Training
Associate Fellow, Leonard Davis Institute of Health Economics, The Wharton School, University of Pennsylvania, 2016-2018.
Postdoctoral Fellow, Center for Mental Health, Perelman School of Medicine, University of Pennsylvania, 2016-2018.
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Selected Publications

D Mandell, M Candon, M Xie, S Marcus, A Epstein, A Kennedy-Hendricks, C Barry: The Effect of Outpatient Service Utilization on the Likelihood of Psychiatric Hospitalizations and Emergency Department Visits among Children with Autism Spectrum Disorder. Psychiatric Services Jun 2019.

L Leszinsky, M Candon: Primary Care Appointments with Advanced Practitioners for Medicaid Beneficiaries Between 2012 and 2016. Annals of Family Medicine Jun 2019.

C Barry, A Kennedy-Hendricks, D Mandell, A Epstein, M Candon, M Eisenberg: State Mandate Laws for Autism Coverage and High-Deductible Health Plans. Pediatrics May 2019.

B Saloner, A Wilk, K Rhodes, D Polsky, M Candon, K Hempstead, D Wissoker, G Kenney: Changes in Primary Care Access at Community Health Centers between 2012/3 and 2016: Evidence from an Audit Study. Health Services Research 54(1), Feb 2019 Notes: doi: 10.1111/1475-6773.13082.

M Candon, C Barry, A Epstein, S Marcus, M Xie, A Kennedy-Hendricks, D Mandell: Insurance Mandates and Out-of-Pocket Spending For Children with Autism Spectrum Disorders. Pediatrics 143(1), Jan 2019.

M Candon, K Rhodes, D Polsky: Acuity-based Scheduling in Primary Care. Medical Care 56(10): 818-821, Oct 2018 Notes: doi: 10.1097/MLR.0000000000000960.

D Polsky, M Candon, P Chatterjee, X Chen: Scope Of Primary Care Physicians' Participation In The Health Insurance Marketplaces. Health Affairs 37(8): 1252-1256, Aug 2018 Notes: doi: 10.1377/hlthaff.2018.0179.

M Candon, C Barry, A Epstein, S Marcus, A Kennedy-Hendricks, M Xie, D Mandell: The Differential Effects of Insurance Mandates on Health Care Spending for Children's Autism Spectrum Disorder. Medical Care 56(3): 228-232, Mar 2018 Notes: doi: 10.1097/MLR.0000000000000863.

A Kennedy-Hendricks, A Epstein, D Mandell, M Candon, S Marcus, M Xie, C Barry: Effects of State Autism Mandate Age Caps on Health Service Use and Spending among Adolescents. Journal of the American Academy of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry 57(2): 125-131, Feb. 2018 Notes: doi: 10.1016/j.jaac.2017.10.019. Epub 2017 Dec 5.

M Candon, S Zuckerman, D Wissoker, B Saloner, G Kenney, K Rhodes, D Polsky: Declining Medicaid Fees and Primary Care Appointment Availability for New Medicaid Patients. JAMA Internal Medicine 178(1): 145-146, Jan 2018 Notes: doi: 10.1001/jamainternmed.2017.6302.

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