Hai-Yen Sung, PhD

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
sung_hai-yen

Adjunct Professor, Institute for Health and Aging, University of California at San Francisco

hai-yen.sung@ucsf.edu

Phone: (415) 502-4697 (voice)
Box 0646, UCSF
San Francisco, CA 94143-0646


Education

National Taiwan University, Taiwan, BA, 1977, Economics
North Carolina State University, Raleigh, NC, MA, 1980, Economics
University of California, Berkeley, CA, Ph.D., 1992, Agriculture & Resource Economics
University of California, Berkeley, CA, Postdoc, 1994, Health Economics

Professional Experience

  • 1978-1980
    Teaching Assistant, Department of Economics, North Carolina State University, Raleigh, NC
  • 1980-1981
    Programmer, System Architects, Inc., Falls Church, VA
  • 1982-1985
    Research Assistant, Department of Agriculture & Resource Economics, University of California, Berkeley, CA
  • 1986-1987
    Consultant, Robbins and Associates, Berkeley, CA
  • 1987-1990
    Research Assistant, Research Program in Health Economics, University of California, Berkeley, CA
  • 1991-1992
    Research Associate, Institute of Business & Economic Research, University of California, Berkeley, CA
  • 1994
    Consultant, Institute for Health & Aging, University of California, San Francisco, CA
  • 1994-2001
    Consultant & Senior Data Consultant, Department of Quality & Utilization, and Division of Research, Kaiser Permanente Medical Group, Oakland, CA
  • 2001-2003
    Research Specialist, Institute for Health & Aging, University of California, San Francisco, CA
  • 2003-2010
    Associate Adjunct Professor, Institute for Health & Aging and the Department of Social and Behavioral Sciences, University of California, San Francisco, CA
  • 2010-present
    Adjunct Professor, Institute for Health & Aging and the Department of Social and Behavioral Sciences, University of California, San Francisco, CA

Honors & Awards

  • 1974-1976
    Presidential Awards, National Taiwan University, Taiwan
  • 1993-1994
    National Institute on Aging Postdoctoral Fellowship, School of Public Health, University of California, Berkeley, CA
  • 1994
    RAND Summer Institute Fellowship in Demography, Economics, and Epidemiology of Aging, Santa Monica, CA (NIA, Michigan-RAND 1994 Summer Institute Demography of Aging)

Selected Publications

  • Hu TW, Bai J, Keeler TE, Barnett PG, Sung HY. The impact of 1989 California Proposition 99: a major anti-smoking legislation on cigarette consumption. Journal of Public Health Policy, 15(1):26-36, 1994.
  • Scheffler RM., Clement DG, Sullivan SD, Hu TW, Sung HY. The hospital response to Medicare's Prospective Payment System: an econometric model of Blue Cross and Blue Shield Plans. Medical Care, 32(5):471-485, 1994.
  • Sung HY, Hu TW, Keeler TE. Cigarette taxation and demand: an empirical model. Contemporary Economic Policy, 12(3):91-100, 1994.
  • Hu TW, Sung HY, Keeler TE. The state antismoking campaign and the industry response: the effects of advertising on cigarette consumption in California. American Economic Review, 85(2):85-90, 1995.
  • Hu TW, Keeler TE, Sung HY, Barnett PG. The impact of California anti-smoking legislation on cigarette sales, consumption, and prices. Tobacco Control, 4(suppl 1): S34-S38, 1995.
  • Hu TW, Sung TW, Keeler TE. Reducing cigarette consumption in California: tobacco taxes vs an anti-smoking media campaign. American Journal of Public Health, 85(9):1218-1222, 1995. PMCID: PMC1615589
  • Keeler TE, Hu TW, Barnett PG, Manning WG, Sung HY. Do cigarette producers price-discriminate by state? An empirical analysis of local cigarette pricing and taxation. Journal of Health Economics, 15(4):499-512, 1996.
  • Hoffman C, Rice D, Sung HY. Persons with chronic conditions. Their prevalence and costs. The Journal of the American Medical Association, 276(18):1473-1479, 1996.
  • Kinney W, Sung HY, Kearney KA, Miller M, Sawaya G, Hiatt RA. Missed opportunities for cervical cancer screening of HMO members developing invasive cervical cancer (ICC). Gynecologic Oncology, 71(3):428-430, 1998.
  • Sung HY, Kearney KA, Miller M, Kinney W, Sawaya GF, Hiatt RA. Papanicolaou smear history and diagnosis of invasive carcinoma among members of a large prepaid health plan. Cancer, 88(10):2283-9, 2000.
  • Hu TW, Sung HY, Keeler TE, Marciniak M. Cigarette consumption and sales of nicotine replacement products. Tobacco Control, 9(Suppl 2):ii60-ii63, 2000. PMCID: PMC1766286
  • Keeler TE, Hu TW, Manning WG, Sung HY. State tobacco taxation, education and smoking: controlling for the effects of omitted variables. National Tax Journal, 54(1):83-102, March 2001.
  • Sawaya GF, Sung HY, Kearney KA, Miller M, Kinney W, Hiatt RA, Mandelblatt J. Advancing age and cervical cancer screening and prognosis. Journal of the American Geriatrics Society, 49(11):1499-1504, 2001.
  • Max W, Rice DP, Sung HY, Michel M, Breuer W, Zhang X. The economic burden of prostate cancer, California, 1998. Cancer, 94(11):2906-2913, 2002.
  • Max W, Sinnott P, Kao C, Sung HY, Rice DP. The burden of osteoporosis in California, 1998. Osteoporosis International, 13(6):493-500, 2002.
  • Keeler TE, Hu TW, Keith A, Manning R, Marciniak MD, Ong M, Sung HY. The benefits of switching smoking cessation drugs to over-the-counter status. Health Economics, 11(5):389-402, 2002.
  • Miller MG, Sung HY, Sawaya GF, Kearney KA, Kinney W, Hiatt RA. Screening interval and risk of invasive squamous cell cervical cancer. Obstetrics & Gynecology, 101(1): 29-37, 2003.
  • Max W, Rice DP, Sung HY, Michel M, Breuer W, Zhang X. The economic burden of gynecologic cancers in California, 1998. Gynecologic Oncology, 88(2):96-103, 2003.
  • Tsai YW, Sung HY, Yang CL, Shih SF. The behaviour of purchasing smuggled cigarettes in Taiwan. Tobacco Control, 12(1):28-33, 2003. PMCID: PMC1759094
  • Kinney W, Sawaya GF, Sung HY, Kearney KA, Miller M, Hiatt RA. Stage at diagnosis and mortality in patients with adenocarcinoma and adenosquamous carcinoma of the uterine cervix diagnosed as a consequence of cytologic screening. Acta Cytologica, 47(2):167-171, 2003.
  • Chan PG, Sung HY, Sawaya GF. Changes in cervical cancer incidence after 3 decades of screening U.S. women under age 30 years. Obstetrics & Gynecology, 102(4): 765-773, 2003.
  • Sheu ML, Hu TW, Keeler TE, Ong M, Sung HY. The effect of a major cigarette price change on smoking behavior in California: a zero-inflated negative binomial model. Health Economics, 13(8): 781-791, 2004.
  • Keeler TE, Hu TW, Ong M, Sung HY. The U.S. national tobacco settlement: the effects of advertising and price changes on cigarette consumption. Applied Economics, 36(15): 1623-1629, 2004.
  • Max W, Rice DP, Sung HY, Zhang X, Miller L. The economic burden of smoking in California. Tobacco Control, 13(3): 264-267, 2004. PMCID: PMC1747911
  • Sung HY, Hu TW, Ong M, Keeler TE, Sheu ML. A major state tobacco tax increase, the national tobacco settlement, and cigarette consumption: the California experience. American Journal of Public Health, 95(6): 1030-1035, 2005. PMCID: PMC1449304
  • Sawaya GF, Sung HY, Kinney W, Kearney KA, Miller MG, Hiatt RA. Cervical cancer after multiple negative cytologic tests in long-term members of a prepaid health plan. Acta Cytologica, 49(4): 391-397, 2005.
  • Sung HY, Wang L, Jin S, Hu TW, Jiang Y. Economic burden of smoking in China, 2000. Tobacco Control, 15(Suppl 1): i5-11, 2006. PMCID: PMC2563547
  • John RM, Sung HY, Max W. Economic cost of tobacco use in India, 2004. Tobacco Control, 18(2): 138-143, 2009. Epub 2009 Jan 8. PMCID: PMC2655042
  • Max W, Sung HY, Shi Y. Who is Exposed to Secondhand Smoke? Self-Reported and Serum Cotinine Measured Exposure in the U.S., 1999-2006. International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health, 6(5): 1633-1648; doi:10.3390/ijerph6051633 (OPEN ACCESS), 2009. PMCID: PMC2697933
  • Max W, Sung HY, Stark B. The economic burden of breast cancer in California. Breast Cancer Research and Treatment, 116(1):201-207, 2009.
  • Max W, Sung HY, Tucker LY, Stark B. The Disproportionate Cost of Smoking for African Americans in California. American Journal of Public Health,100(1):152–158, 2010.
  • Miller LS, Max W, Sung HY, Rice D, Zaretsky M. Evaluation of the economic impact of California’s Tobacco Control Program: a dynamic model approach. Tobacco Control, 19(Suppl 1): i68-76, 2010.
  • Ong MK, Zhou Q, Sung HY. Sensitivity to Cigarette Prices among Individuals with Alcohol, Drug, or Mental Disorders. American Journal of Public Health, May 13, 2010.
  • Max W, Sung HY, Tucker LY, Stark B. The Cost of Smoking for California's Hispanic Community. Nicotine & Tobacco Research. doi: 10.1093/ntr/ntq245, 2011.
  • John RM, Sung HY, Max W, Ross H. Counting 15 Million More Poor in India, Thanks to Tobacco. Tobacco Control tc.2010.040089Published Online First: 3 February 2011
  • Yang L, Sung HY, Mao Z, Hu TW, Rao K. Economic Costs Attributable to Smoking in China: Update and an 8-year Comparison, 2000-2008. Tobacco Control. In press.