UT researchers aim to get one step further in helping reduce falls and depression among homebound older adults
Namkee Choi from UT School of Social Work is principal investigator and LBJ health economist Todd Olmstead serves as a co-investigator.
Todd Olmstead is an associate professor of public affairs at the LBJ School of Public Affairs at The University of Texas at Austin. At the LBJ School, he conducts economic evaluations of a wide variety of health care programs and teaches courses in empirical methods, management science, and health economics. Dr. Olmstead is the health economist on several large grants funded by the National Institutes of Health.
Current research projects include estimating the cost-effectiveness of:
In addition to his work in health care, Dr. Olmstead has published in the areas of intelligent transportation systems, highway safety and administrative rulemaking.