Laura M. Keohane, PhD

Assistant Professor of Health Policy

Dr. Laura M. Keohane is a health services researcher and an Assistant Professor of Health Policy at Vanderbilt University. Dr. Keohane’s research interests focus on achieving better health outcomes and affordable services for Medicare and Medicaid beneficiaries. Her research also includes the evaluation of dementia and neurocognitive tests among workers with alpha-particle dose to brain tissue.  

Dr. Keohane completed a master’s degree in health policy and management at Harvard School of Public Health and a doctoral degree in health services research at Brown University. She joined the Vanderbilt faculty in 2015.