CIDSA Chair, Director of Health Policy
West Health Policy Center
Sean Dickson, JD MPH, is Director of Health Policy at the West Health Policy Center. He is a technical expert on the American drug system, including the full market lifecycle of pharmaceuticals, and his career has focused on increasing access to healthcare, with specific attention to reducing prescription drug costs.
Mr. Dickson reports consulting fees from the National Alliance of State and Territorial AIDS Directors.
Expert on health care pricing, policy, and management.view profile
Research has focused on economic issues in healthcare.view profile
Written extensively on the pricing, demand, and supply of prescription drugs.view profile
Focused on increasing access to healthcare, with specific attention to reducing prescription drug costs.view profile
Focused on measuring and evaluating population-level use and costs of medications in the USA.view profile
Focused on the economics of mental health and substance abuse care, long term care financing policy, implementation of health reform and disability policy.view profile
Focused on the interaction of intellectual property law, food and drug regulation, and health law.view profile
Focused on the effects of laws and regulations on therapeutic development, approval, use, and related public health outcomes.view profile
Focused on improving pharmaceutical coverage, affordability, and access for older adults and individuals living with chronic conditions.view profile