John Oswald

John Oswald, PhD

Adjunct Assistant Professor, Division of Epidemiology & Community Health


PhD, Health Services Research and Policy, University of Minnesota
MPH, Public Health Administration, University of Minnesota, 1984
BA, Economics, Cornell University, 1979


My research interests include: 

  • Safety Net Hospital Performance for Cost, Quality and Access
  • Applied Research Supporting Federal Health Reform Priorities
  • Policy Application of Health Statistics and Epidemiologic Surveillance
  • Population Studies Using Vital Statistics and Surveys

In am also involved in research with the Cuban Society of Public Health and the Minnesota Public Health Association to explore maternal mortality and Cuba and maternal mortality among Latino women in the United States.