Dr. Menachemi is professor and department chair of Health Policy and Management at the Indiana University (IU) Richard M. Fairbanks School of Public Health located on the main health sciences campus in Indianapolis. In addition, he is an affiliated scientist with the Regenstrief Institute and holds an appointment in the IU Kelley School of Business. Dr. Menachemi teaches graduate level courses in strategic management, health information technology, and revenue and delivery models in health care.  He has published over 200 scientific papers on topics that include health information technologies, healthcare quality issues, and the impact of policies on organizational and population health outcomes. Previously, Dr. Menachemi was director of the public health doctoral program at the University of Alabama at Birmingham; and a member of the founding faculty at the College of Medicine at Florida State University.  In 2002, Dr. Menachemi completed a Lister Hill Health Policy Fellowship at the Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality (AHRQ) in the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services.  Dr. Menachemi received his undergraduate degree in biological anthropology and a master’s degree in public health. His Ph.D. is in Health Services Administration with a focus in Strategic Management.

Involvement at AcademyHealth:

  • 2017 Chair: Education Council
  • Committee Member: 2018 Annual Research Meeting