Thomas Ricketts, PhD


Professor
Health Policy and Management

Editor Emeritus
North Carolina Medical Journal

Thomas Ricketts’s Biosketch
Link to CV
Gillings Visiting Professorship
REACH NC (Collexis) Research Profile

Cecil G. Sheps Center for Health Services Research
725 Martin Luther King Jr. Blvd.

Campus Box 7590
Chapel Hill, NC 27599-7590

T: 919-966-5541
tom_ricketts@unc.edu


Education
 
1970 University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill BA
1978 University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill MPH, Public Health
1988 University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill PhD, Health Policy
 
Research Interests
 
  • Rural healthcare
  • Primary care
  • Regionalization of services
  • Political philosophy
  • Policy implementation and policy development
  • Global and comparative national health policies