Julia F. Costich, JD, PhD
Professor
Department:
Location:
111 Washington Ave.
CPH 107B
Lexington, KY 40536-0003
Contact: | 859.257.6712

Education

 

JD

University of Kentucky

 

MPA

Martin School of Public Policy

University of Kentucky

 

PhD, French

University of Kentucky

 

BA, French

Duke University

 

Dr. Julia F. Costich is a Professor in the Department of Health Management and Policy. She also serves as Associate Director of the Kentucky Injury Prevention and Research Center, where she is principal investigator of the Kentucky Trauma Registry, funded by the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration through the Kentucky Transportation Cabinet. She served as department chair 2005-2012, director of the Master of Health Administration program 2010-2012, and director of the Kentucky Injury Prevention and Research Center 2003-2010. Before joining the College faculty in1998, Dr. Costich administered academic medical programs, practiced health care law, and served as a policy specialist and administrator for state health care programs.

Research Interests:

 

  • Legal and policy issues in public health and health care
  • Health reform
  • Public health surveillance quality