Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania

Kanter Research


Principal Investigator

Genevieve P. Kanter, PhD

Genevieve P. Kanter, PhD
Assistant Professor (Research)

Professor Genevieve Kanter earned a PhD in Economics and in Sociology from the University of Chicago, and completed an NIH postdoctoral fellowship at Princeton University and research fellowships at Harvard University and Massachusetts General Hospital.

At the University of Pennsylvania, she holds a primary faculty appointment in the Division of General Internal Medicine, Department of Medicine, and a secondary faculty appointment in the Department of Medical Ethics and Health Policy in the Perelman School of Medicine. She is also a senior fellow at the Leonard Davis Institute of Health Economics and has affiliations with the Penn Center for Precision Medicine (PCPM), Penn's Cardiovascular Outcomes, Quality, and Evaluative Research (CAVOQER) Center, the Penn Center for Cancer Care Innovation (PC3I), and the Penn Center for Pharmacoepidemiology Research and Training (CPeRT).

Her research focuses on biomedical technologies, conflicts of interest in medicine and public health, and provider payments and incentives.

Her empirical work and essays have been published in leading medical and health policy journals, including JAMA, the New England Journal of Medicine, Health Affairs, Milbank Quarterly, and the American Journal of Public Health.

Curriculum vitae (August 2019)