by Jasmine Batchelor
August 14, 2018
Director, Center for Improving Chronic Illness Care
University of Southern California
Dr. Soeren Mattke is a Senior Research Scientist at the University of Southern California and the Director of the Center for Improving Chronic Illness Care. The Center focuses on the design, implementation and evaluation of innovative approaches to organizing, financing and delivering care for chronic conditions, in particular those that are commercially sustainable. Projects range from product-service integration for medical devices or pharmaceuticals, over payment models for “curative” drugs to care coordination interventions in disease management and palliative care.
Prior to joining USC, Dr. Mattke was a Senior Scientist at RAND Health, where he led the private sector healthcare practice, and worked at the OECD in Paris on benchmarking healthcare systems in industrialized countries, in the healthcare practice of Bain & Company in Boston, at Abt Associates, a policy consulting firm in Cambridge, MA, and at Harvard University. He trained as an internist and cardiologist at the University of Munich and got his doctoral degree in health policy at Harvard.