Vahé Heboyan

Associate Professor

Vahé Heboyan

Associate Professor

Academic Appointment(s)

College of Allied Health Sciences
Department of Interdisciplinary Health Sciences: Masters in Public Health

Medical College of Georgia
Department of Population Health Science: Health Econ Modeling

Education

  • Ph.D., Agricultural Economics University of Georgia, 2011

  • MS, Agricultural Economics University of Georgia, 2001

Awards & Honors

  • Graduate Assistantship Dept. of Ag. & Applied Economics, University of Georgia, 2008

Courses Taught Most Recent Academic Year

  • MPHC 8999

    Capstone Course
  • CAHS 4470

    Health Business Management
  • CURS 3990

    Undergrad Research II
  • HINF 4104

    HC Finance
  • MPHM 7104

    Healthcare Financ Management
  • MPHM 8280

    Quantitative Methods in HA

Teaching Interests

Health Economics, Healthcare finance, Applied Econometrics, Research Methods

Scholarship

Selected Recent Publications

  • Effects of seasonality and daylight savings time on emergency department visits for mental health disorders, 2019
    Journal Article, Academic Journal
  • Sex Differences in Gulf War Illness, 2019
    Journal Article, Academic Journal
  • Costs and Trends of Emergency Department Utilization Pre-ACA and Post-ACA, 2019
    Journal Article, Academic Journal
  • Teachers’ Attitudes Towards Children Who Use AAC in Italian Primary Schools, 2019
    Journal Article, Academic Journal
  • Interprofessional education among occupational therapy programs, 2019
    Journal Article, Academic Journal

Research Interests

Health economics, behavioral economics, economic evaluations, health technologies, policy evaluation, tobacco control, opioid, gun violence

Department Service

  • Health Informatics Faculty Search 2015 - 2016

    Role: Committee Chair
  • Nutrition Faculty Search 2015 - 2015

    Role: Committee Chair

College Service

  • CAHS Faculty Practice 2015 - 2018

    Role: Committee Member
  • CAHS Faculty and Staff Awards 2015 - 2017

    Role: Committee Member
  • PhD Admissions 2015 - 2017

    Role: Committee Member