Steven G. Ullmann

Professor

Phone:
(305) 284-9920
Locator Code:
6532

 
About

Dr. Steven G. Ullmann holds a Bachelor's Degree in Economics with Distinction from the University of California, Berkeley, and his Master’s and a PhD degree in Economics from the University of Michigan, Ann Arbor. He has received training and certification in Bioethics and Advanced Bioethics from the Kennedy Institute of Ethics at Georgetown University. Dr. Ullmann is the author of over 40 monographs, books, book chapters, refereed journal articles, commentaries and invited articles and abstracts.  With recent issues in healthcare, his expertise has been sought after for interviews, commentaries and panel discussions by local, national and global news outlets and conferences. News outlets include CBS, Fox Business News, CNN and PBS Nightly Business Reports.

Dr. Ullmann is the Chair of the Department of Health Management and Policy, as well as the Director of the Center for Health Management and Policy at the University of Miami. He is a Professor in the Department of Health Management and Policy, and holds secondary appointments in the Department of Economics in the Miami Hebert Business School, and in the Departments of Public Health Sciences and Family Medicine & Community Health in the Miller School of Medicine, specializing in the areas of health care management, health care economics, health care policy and ethics. Dr. Ullmann has served as Vice Provost for Faculty Affairs and University Administration and held the position of Dean of the Graduate School.

Dr. Ullmann has been the recipient of over twenty-five awards for excellence in teaching since coming to the University of Miami. In 2011, Dr. Ullmann was honored for his outstanding educational achievements, receiving the 2011 University of Miami Faculty Senate Outstanding Teaching Award. Most recently, Dr. Ullmann received the James W. McLamore Outstanding Service Award for his deep commitment to serving the broader community and promoting a culture of excellence, collaboration and respect. Dr. Ullmann has worked globally in the areas of privatization and implementation of health care management structures in Asia, Europe, the Caribbean and Latin America.

Career

Education

1980Ph.D. Economics University of Michigan - Ann Arbor
1976 Economics University of Michigan - Ann Arbor
1974B.A. Economics University of California – Berkeley

LIST OF SPECIALTIES: Health care management | Health care economics | Health care policy | Medical ethics | Managerial economics

LIST OF SPECIALTIES: Health care management | Health care economics | Health care policy | Medical ethics | Managerial economics

Professional Experience

2010 - Director, Center for Health Management and Policy, Miami Herbert Business School
2007 - Director, Programs in Health Management and Policy, Miami Herbert Business School
200 - Authority Board Member, Miami-Dade Health Facilities
1992 - Professor, Management, Economics, Miami Herbert Business School
1992 - Professor, Family Medicine and Community Health, Epidemiology, University of Miami School of Medicine
1992 - 2007Vice Provost for Faculty Affairs and University Administration, University of Miami
1991 - Senior Fellow, Center for Adult Development and Aging, University of Miami
1986 - 1991Associate Professor, Management, Economics, University of Miami School of Business Administration
1986 - 1991Associate Professor, Family Medicine and Community Health, University of Miami School of Medicine
1985 - 1986Assistant Professor, Management, Economics, University of Miami School of Business Administration
1985 - 1986Assistant Professor, Family Medicine and Community Health, University of Miami School of Medicine
1980 - 1985Assistant Professor, Economics, University of Miami School of Business Administration
1979 - 1980Instructor, Economics, University of Miami School of Business Administration

Honors & Acknowledgements

President’s Medal, University of Miami, 2007
University of Miami Faculty Senate Outstanding Service Award, 2012
Patrick Masala Award, Multicultural Student Affairs, 2006
Research

Publications

Gitlow, Howard, Ullmann, Steven G., Zuo “Amy” Qun, Zambrana, David, Campo, Rafael E., Lubarsky, David and Birnbach, David J. “The Causes of Never Events in Hospitals” pages 338-344Volume 4, Issue 3 (International Journal of Lean Six Sigma. July 2013).


French, Michael T.; Homer, Jenny’ Klevay, Shay; Goldman, Edward E.; Ullmann, Steven G.; Kahn, Barbara E. “Is the United States Ready to Embrace Concierge Medicine?” Volume 13 (Population Health Management. Number 4, 2010).


Ullmann, Steven G, Martin, Pamela, Kelly, Catherine, and Homer, Jenny. “Strategic Giving and the Nursing Shortage,” pages 3-11volume 11 (International Journal of Nonprofit and Voluntary Sector Marketing. February 2006).


Ullmann, Steven G. “Out of Our Crisis: The Lack of Long-Term Relationships in the Provision of Managed Care,” Volume 81, Issue 2,4 (Hospital Topics. Spring 2003).


Brown, David W., French, Michael T., Schweitzer, Maurice E., McGeary, Kerry Anne, McCoy, Clyde B., and Ullmann, Steven G. "Economic Evaluation of Breast Cancer Screening," Vol. 7, No. 1 (Cancer Practice. January/February 1999).


Schweitzer, Maurice, French, Michael and Ullmann, Steven G. "Cost-Effectiveness of Detecting Breast Cancer in Lower Socio-Economic Status African-American and Hispanic Women through Mobile Mammography Services" Volume 55. Number 1 (Medical Care Research and Review. 1998).


Holtmann, Alphonse G., Ullmann, Steven G., Fronstin, Paul, and Longino, Jr., Charles F. "The early retirement plans of women and men: an empirical application," 591-60126 (Applied Economics. 1994).


Holtmann, A.G., and Ullmann, Steve "Transaction Costs, Production Through Consumption and Non- Profit Organizations: The Case of Nursing Homes," (in The Annals of Public and Cooperative Economics, 1991. Reprinted in The Nonprofit Sector in a Mixed Economy, Avner Ben-Ner and B. Gui, Editors. (Ann Arbor: University of Michigan Press, 1993).. 1993).


Idson, Todd, and Ullmann, Steve "Participation in Policy Determination by Registered Nurses in Not-for- profit and Proprietary Facilities," ( in Non Profit and Voluntary Sector Quarterly, Vol. 20, No. 1. Spring 1991).


Ullmann, Steve "An Examination of Total Charges in the Long-Term Health Care Industry," Vol. 9, No. 2 (The Journal of Applied Gerontology. June 1990).