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Glen Taksler PhD

Assistant Professor of Medicine, Cleveland Clinic Lerner College of Medicine, Associate Staff, The Cleveland Clinic Medicine Institute
609 273 1934

Notable Papers:

  • Taksler GB, Rothberg MB, Cutler DM. Association of Influenza Vaccination Coverage in Younger Adults With Influenza-Related Illness in the Elderly. Clin Infect Dis. 2015 Nov 15;61(10):1495-503
  • Taksler GB, Cutler DM, Giovannucci E, Keating NL. Vitamin D deficiency in minority populations. Public Health Nutr. 2015 Feb;18(3):379-91.
  • Taksler GB, Keshner M, Fagerlin A, Hajizadeh N, Braithwaite RS. Personalized estimates of benefit from preventive care guidelines: a proof of concept. Ann Intern Med. 2013 Aug 6;159(3):161-8.
  • Taksler GB, Keating NL, Cutler DM. Explaining racial differences in prostate cancer mortality. Cancer. 2012 Sep 1;118(17):4280-9.

Biographical Info

Glen Taksler is Assistant Professor of Medicine at Cleveland Clinic Lerner College of Medicine, Associate Staff at Cleveland Clinic’s Medicine Institute, and a Senior Scholar at the Center for Health Care Research and Policy at Case Western Reserve University – MetroHealth Medical Center. His research focuses on disease prevention, with particular attention to improving the understanding of factors that improve long-term health. Dr. Taksler is the recipient of two national awards, the Most Outstanding Paper by a Young Investigator Award by the Society for Medical Decision Making and the Milton W. Hamolsky Award for Most Outstanding Junior Faculty Abstract by the Society of General Internal Medicine. He holds a PhD in Economics from Harvard University and a Fellowship in Medicine and Population Health from New York University School of Medicine.

Categories: Health Economics And Policy, Population Health, Senior Scholar