Warren A. Kaplan, PhD, JD, MPH

Clinical Assistant Professor, Global Health
Warren Kaplan
(617) 414-1152wak@bu.edu
Crosstown Center – CT395
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Intellectual property, trade and public health Access to medicines and devices Pharmaceutical policy Prevention and treatment of diabetes Pharmaceutical pricing and market dynamics


  • Suffolk University, JD
  • Boston University, PhD
  • Boston University School of Public Health, MPH
  • Texas A & M University, MS
  • City University of New York-Queens College, BA

Classes Taught

  • SPHGH885
  • SPHGH891


  • Published on 7/19/2016

    Kaplan WA, Beall RF. The global intellectual property ecosystem for insulin and its public health implications: an observational study. J Pharm Policy Pract. 2017; 10:3. PMID: 27446593.

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  • Published on 6/1/2016

    Mishra SR, Sharma A, Kaplan WA, Adhikari B, Neupane D. Liberating data to combat NCDs. Lancet Diabetes Endocrinol. 2016 Jun; 4(6):482-3. PMID: 27207276.

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  • Published on 5/24/2016

    Wirtz VJ, Kaplan WA, Kwan GF, Laing RO. Access to Medications for Cardiovascular Diseases in Low- and Middle-Income Countries. Circulation. 2016 May 24; 133(21):2076-85. PMID: 27217433.

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  • Published on 5/18/2016

    Mishra SR, Sharma A, Kaplan WA, Adhikari B, Neupane D. (2016). Lancet Diabetes & Endocrinology. 2016.

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  • Published on 3/14/2016

    Sharma A, Kaplan WA, Chokshi M, Zodpey SP. Role of the private sector in vaccination service delivery in India: evidence from private-sector vaccine sales data, 2009-12. Health Policy Plan. 2016 Sep; 31(7):884-96. PMID: 26976803.

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  • Published on 2/24/2016

    Beall RF, Nickerson JW, Kaplan WA, Attaran A. Is Patent "Evergreening" Restricting Access to Medicine/Device Combination Products? PLoS One. 2016; 11(2):e0148939. PMID: 26910128.

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  • Published on 2/1/2016

    Kaplan W, Laing R, Ewen M, Beran D. Insulin patents and market exclusivities: unresolved issues. Lancet Diabetes Endocrinol. 2016 Feb; 4(2):98. PMID: 26825233.

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  • Published on 2/23/2015

    Sharma A, Kaplan WA, Chokshi M, Hasan Farooqui H, Zodpey SP. Implications of private sector Hib vaccine coverage for the introduction of public sector Hib-containing pentavalent vaccine in India: evidence from retrospective time series data. BMJ Open. 2015; 5(2):e007038. PMID: 25712822.

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  • Published on 3/13/2014

    Kaplan WA, Wirtz VJ. A research agenda to promote affordable and quality assured medicines. J Pharm Policy Pract. 2014; 7:2. PMID: 25848542.

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  • Published on 9/30/2013

    Kaplan WA, Wirtz VJ, Stephens P. The market dynamics of generic medicines in the private sector of 19 low and middle income countries between 2001 and 2011: a descriptive time series analysis. PLoS One. 2013; 8(9):e74399. PMID: 24098644.

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