Robert Weech-Maldonado is associate professor of health services research, management, and policy at the College of Public Health and Health Professions, University of Florida. His research examines the impact of organizational and market factors on access, quality, and costs of care for vulnerable populations, particularly the elderly and racial/ethnic minorities. Dr. Weech-Maldonado and colleagues were the recipients of the 1999 American College of Health Care Executives Health Management Research Award for their study on diversity management of hospitals in Pennsylvania. He received his M.B.A. from the University of Puerto Rico and his Ph.D. in business administration from Temple University.
Associate Professor, College of Public Health and Health Professions, University of Florida