Michael Lawrence Barnett
Assistant Professor

Michael Lawrence Barnett

Assistant Professor of Health Policy and Management

Health Policy and Management

mbarnett@hsph.harvard.edu

Other Positions

Assistant Professor of Medicine

Medicine

Brigham and Women's Hospital


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News

Low wages, high risk strain nursing homes’ workforce

Long-term care facilities have struggled with staff shortages for years, but the COVID-19 pandemic highlighted the burden and risks of such shortages, according to news reports. A July 6, 2021, CNN article examined the factors behind staff shortages,…

Philanthropic Impact: Meeting the moment

Unrestricted gifts help the School’s researchers weather the COVID-19 pandemic. In 2020, the Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health became a local, national, and international hub for evidence-based information about the pandemic, all while facing constant challenges…

A crisis on top of a crisis: COVID-19 and the opioid epidemic

February 16, 2021 - For people struggling with opioid use disorder, the COVID-19 pandemic has posed challenges at every turn. Michael Barnett, assistant professor of health policy and management at Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health, discussed…