Shooshan Danagoulian

Shooshan Danagoulian

Assistant Professor


313-577-9564 (fax)

FAB 2095


Integrative Biosciences Center (IBio)


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Shooshan Danagoulian



Research interest(s)/area of expertise

  • Health EconomicsPHOENIXHealth InsurancePollution and Health 


  • Ph.D. Cornell University 2014

Selected publications

“The Effect of a Medical Toxicology Inpatient Service in an Academic Tertiary Care Referral Center” with Andrew King, Michael Lynch, Nathan Menke, Yijia Mu, Melissa Saul, Michael Abesamis, and Anthony Pizon. Journal of Medical Toxicology, 2018; 1-10.

“Design and Rationale of a Randomized Trial of a Short Stay Unit in Emergency Department Patients with Acute Heart Failure” with Hannah Fish-Trotter, Sean Collins, Benton Hunter, Xiaochun Li, Phillip D. Levy, Susan Pressler, and Peter S. Pang. Contemporary Clinical Trials. 2018; 72, 137-145.

“Policy of Prevention: Medical Utilization Under a Wellness Plan” Health Economics 2018; 27(11) 1843-1858.

“Taking the Hassle Out of Wellness: Do Peers and Health Matter?” International Journal of Health Economics and Management. 2018; 18(1), 1-23.

“Parental Depressive Symptoms and Children’s School Attendance and Emergency Department Use: A Nationally Representative Study.” with James Guevara, David Mandell, Jacqueline Reyner, and Susmita Pati. Maternal and Child Health Journal, August 2012; DOI 10.1007/s10995-012-1109-5.

“Immigrant Children’s Reliance on Public Health Insurance in the Wake of Immigration Reform.” With Susmita Pati. American Journal of Public Health, November 2008; 98(11): 2004–2010.

Currently teaching

  • ECO2010 Principles of Microeconomics

    ECO5000 Intermediate Microeconomics

    ECO5550/6550  Economics of Health Care

    ECO5993 Writing Intensive

    ECO4997 Senior Honors Research

    ECO7996 Research in Economics

  •  ECO2550 US Health Care:  Policy and Economics