Kara Zivin

Kara Zivin

Professor, Department of Psychiatry, Medical School Professor, Health Management and Policy, School of Public Health
Ph.D., Health Policy, Harvard University

kzivin@umich.edu

Dr. Zivin studies intended and unintended consequences of policies that influence vulnerable populations with mental disorders, including older adults. Her research focuses on predictors and consequences of depression, particularly among vulnerable populations, including the elderly, people with multiple medical comorbidities and people who face barriers to accessing and adhering to depression treatment.