Alan Sager

Alan P. Sager, PhD

Professor, Health Law, Policy & Management - Boston University School of Public Health



  • Massachusetts Institute of Technology, PhD Field of Study: Urban Studies
  • University of Miami, MEd Field of Study: Education
  • Brandeis University, BA Field of Study: Economics

Classes Taught

  • SPHPM735
  • SPHPM834


  • Published on 12/1/2017

    Wilkinson GW, Sager A, Selig S, Antonelli R, Morton S, Hirsch G, Lee CR, Ortiz A, Fox D, Lupi MV, Acuff C, Wachman M. No Equity, No Triple Aim: Strategic Proposals to Advance Health Equity in a Volatile Policy Environment. Am J Public Health. 2017 Dec; 107(S3):S223-S228. PMID: 29236539.

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  • Published on 12/29/2016

    Sager A. Favorable View of Mass. Health Costs Undone by the Data. The Boston Globe. 2016.

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  • Published on 10/7/2016

    Sager A. Testimony on Proposed Revisions in Massachusetts Determination of Need Regulations, 105 CMR 100.000 - 100.825. Alan Sager. Boston, Mass. 2016.

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  • Published on 8/8/2016

    Sager A. It's Time to Confront the Drug Makers. Democracy. 2016.

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  • Published on 10/6/2015

    Sager A. Choosing a Boston University Health Insurance Plan for 2016. Health Reform Program. Boston, MA. 2015.

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  • Published on 2/10/2013

    Sager A. Simple steps can protect, expand primary care capacity. Med Econ. 2013 Feb 10; 90(3):68, 67. PMID: 23875277.

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  • Published on 2/20/2012

    Sager A. Hospital Closings: Causes, Consequences, and Responses. Boston Occupier. 2012.

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  • Published on 8/31/2011

    Sager A. Paying New York State Hospitals More Fairly for Their Care to Uninsured Patients. A Report to the Commission on the Public’s Health System. New York, New York. 2011; 168 pages.

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  • Published on 3/15/2010

    Sager A, Socolar D. Massachusetts Hospital Spending Reached 55.4 per Person above the U.S. Average in 2007: Most of Excess Is Unjustified and State's Health Reform Law Is Negligible. 2010; 211 pages.

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  • Published on 3/10/2010

    Sager A. Why Stabilizing St. Vincent's Is Essential. The Villager. 2010; 1.

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