Blake Alkire

Harvard Medical School

Blake Alkire is a research fellow at the Program in Global Surgery and Social Change (PGSSC) at Harvard Medical School. He originally joined the PGSSC in 2010 as a medical student, and continues as a fellow while also undergoing residency training in Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery at the Harvard Combined program. His research focuses on developing models to assess the economic cost and benefit of surgical interventions in low and middle-income countries.

Blake received an undergraduate degree from Vanderbilt University, an M.D. from Harvard Medical School, and an M.P.H. with a concentration in global health from the Harvard School of Public Health.


Articles & Reports

Cost-Effectiveness in Global Surgery: Pearls, Pitfalls, and a Checklist
Lead Author: Mark Shrime
, World Journal of Surgery