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Dorothy P. Rice, DSC

A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z
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Professor Emeritus, Institute for Health and Aging, Department of Social and Behavioral Sciences, UCSF

dorothy.rice@ucsf.edu

Phone: (415) 476-2771 (voice)
Box 0646, UCSF
San Francisco, CA 94143-0646


Education

Brooklyn College, Brooklyn, New York
University of Wisconsin, Madison, Madison, Wisconsin; BA 1941, Economics

Professional Experience

  • 1941-42
    Department of Labor, Wage and Hour Division, Washington, DC, Asst. Statistical Clerk
  • 1942-44
    Statistics Division, War Production Board, Washington, DC, Economist
  • 1944-45
    Wage Stabilization Division, National War Labor Board, Washington, DC, Economist
  • 1945-47
    Case Analysis Division, National Wage Stabilization Board, Washington, DC, Economist
  • 1947-49
    Division of Hospital Facilities, Public Health Service, Washington, DC, Health Economist
  • 1960-62
    Division of Hospital & Medical Facilities, Public Health Service, Washington, DC, Public Health Analyst
  • 1962-64
    Division of Research and Statistics, Social Security Administration, Washington, DC, Social Science Analyst
  • 1964-65
    Division of Community Health Services, Public Health Service, Washington, DC, Public Health Analyst
  • 1965-72
    Health Insurance Research Branch, Office of Research and Statistics, Social Security Administration, Washington, DC, Chief
  • 1972-76
    Office of Research and Statistics, Social Security Administration, Washington, DC, Deputy Asst.Commissioner
  • 1976-82
    National Center for Health Statistics, Public Health Service, Hyattsville, MD, Director
  • 1982-83
    Department of Social and Behavioral Sciences School of Nursing, University of California San Francisco, CA, Regent's Lecturer
  • 1983-94
    Department of Social and Behavioral Sciences, School of Nursing, Institute for Health and Aging, University of California, San Francisco, CA, Professor in Residence
  • 1989-present
    Kaiser Permanente Medical Group, Division of Research, Oakland, CA, Adjunct Investigator
  • 1994-present
    Department of Social and Behavioral Sciences, School of Nursing, Institute for Health, University of California San Francisco, CA, Professor Emeritus

Honors & Awards

  • 1972-present
    Member, Institute of Medicine, National Academy of Sciences
  • 1990-present
    Member, National Academy of Social Insurance
  • 1985-1991
    Member, Commonwealth Fund Commission on Elderly People Living Alone
  • 1987-1991
    Member, National Advisory Council on Aging, NIH
  • 1987-present
    Member, National Opinion Research Center Board of Trustees
  • 1988-1994
    Member, Committee on National Statistics, National Research Council
  • 1995-present
    Member, Institute of Medicine Committee to Identify Strategies to Raise the Profile of Substance Abuse and Alcoholism Research
  • 1995-present
    Chair, Institute of Medicine Committee to Review the Social Security Administration1s Disability Decision Process Research

Selected Publications

  • D. P. Rice, T. A. Hodgkin, A. N. Kopstein. The Economic Costs of Illness: A Replication and Update. Health Care Financing Review, Vol. 7, No. 1, pp. 61-80. 1985.
  • D. P. Rice, T. A. Hodgson, P. Sinsheimer, W. Browner, A.N. Kopstein. The Economic Costs of the Health Effects of Smoking, 1984. Milbank Quarterly, Vol. 64, No.4, pp. 489-547. 1985.
  • A. A. Scitovsky and D. P. Rice. Estimates of the Direct and Indirect Costs of Acquired Immunodeficiency Syndrome in the United States, 1985, 1987, and 1991. Public Health Reports, Vol. 102, No. 1, pp. 5-17. 1987.
  • D. P. Rice and S. Kelman. Measuring Comorbidity and Overlap in the Hospitalization Cost for Alcohol and Drug Abuse and Mental Illness. Inquiry, Vol. 26, No. 2, Summer 1989, pp. 249-260. 1989.
  • J. M. Shultz, D. P. Rice, D. L. Parker. Alcohol-Related Mortality and Years of Potential Life Loss-United States, 1987. MMWR, Vol. 39, No. 11, pp. 173-178. 1990.
  • W. Max, D.P. Rice, E.J. MacKenzie. The Lifetime Cost of Injury. Inquiry, Winter 1990, Vol. 27, No. 4, pp. 332-343. 1990.
  • D.P. Rice, S. Kelman, L.S. Miller. Estimates of the Economic Costs of Alcohol and Drug Abuse and Mental Illness, 1985 and 1988. Public Health Reports, Vol. 106, No. 3, pp. 281-292. 1991.
  • D.P. Rice, S. Kelman, L. Miller. The Economic Costs of Alcoholism. Alcohol Health & Research World, Vol. 15, No. 4, pp. 307-316. 1991.
  • D.P. Rice, W. Max. The Cost of Smoking in California, 1989. Sacramento, CA: California State Department of Health Services. 1992.
  • D.P. Rice, S. Kelman, L. Miller. The Economic Costs of Mental Illness. Hospital and Community Psychiatry. Vol. 43, No. 12, pp.1227-1232. 1992
  • D. P. Rice, P. J. Fox, W. Max, P. A. Webber, D. A. Lindeman, W. W. Hauck, E. Segura. The Economic Burden of Alzheimer's Disease Care. Health Affairs, Vol. 12, No. 21 (Summer), pp. 164-176. 1993.
  • D.P. Rice. The Economic Cost of Alcohol Abuse and Alcohol Dependence: 1990 Alcohol Health & Research World, Vol.17, No.1, pp.11-12. 1993.
  • D.P. Rice. Cost-of-illness Studies: Fact or Fiction? Commentary, The Lancet, Vol. 344, December 3, 1994.
  • D.P. Rice and L.S. Miller. The Economic Burden of Affective Disorder. British Journal of Psychiatry, Vol. 166 (supp. 27), pp.34-42. 1995.
  • D.P. Rice. Health and Longevity. Encyclopedia of Financial Gerontology, Edited by L. A. Vitt and J.K. Siegenthaler. Greenwood Publishing Group, Inc. Westport, CT:237-243. 1996.
  • C. Hoffman and D.P. Rice. Persons with Chronic Conditions: Their Prevalence and Costs. JAMA, 276(18):1473-1479. 1996.