Dr. Dalton is an internationally recognized expert in women’s health services research, including studies on family planning, access to care, healthcare utilization, out-of-pocket spending for healthcare, and equity. She has conducted multiple studies examining the effects of the Affordable Care Act on women’s access, utilization, and costs of healthcare.
In her roles as Associate Chair for Research and Director of the Program on Women’s Healthcare Effectiveness Research (PWHER) in the Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Dr. Dalton mentors numerous faculty, fellows, and students involved in domestic and global health research. In 2017, she received the University of Michigan’s MICHR Distinguished Clinical and Translational Research Mentor Award for her excellence in the mentorship of early-career faculty.
Dr. Dalton has received funding from AHRQ, as well as several foundations.
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