Susan Howard-Smola, J.D, MBA

Senior Clinical Researcher

Susan Smola is a research investigator with a degree in law and a certificate in health law and doctoral training in public health. Prior to working at the Value Institute, Ms. Smola has worked as a research coordinator for several studies at the University of Pittsburgh and Pittsburgh Childrens’ Hospital. Her research experience includes survey design, implementation and analysis, applied qualitative methods and program evaluation. Ms Smola’s research interests are in health policy, population health and mobile technology in the health care setting.