Anita Franzione, DrPH

Associate Teaching Professor
BA NYU College of Arts and Sciences, MPA, NYU Wagner School of Public Service, DrPH Columbia University, Mailman School of Public Health
  • Room 566, Civic Square Building
  • Office Phone: (848) 932-2391
  • anita.franzione [at]
Research Interests
  • US Health Care Systems
  • Aging
  • Quality improvement in patient care in various settings
  • Public Health Initiatives

Anita Franzione has been in the field of health care for over 30 years working in all sectors of health care from ambulatory care settings  to acute care hospitals, nonprofit agencies, long term care organizations, for-profit insurance companies, and quality improvement organizations and in different specialties, including mental health and HIV/ADIS services.  She has a DrPH in public health policy and management from Columbia University, a MPA in health administration from New York University and a BA in biology from New York University.  She has broad experience in public health, research, and policy.

Complete Curriculum Vitae (C.V.)

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  • Health Care Systems
  • Principles of Public Health
  • Public Health & Aging
  • Internship

Recent Publications

Articles in Refereed Journals

  • 2017: Sautter JM, Boucher N, Franzione A, “Internprofessional Palliative Care Workforce: A Survey of Tomorrow’s Healthcare Teams”, Innovation in Aging, Vol 1, Issue suppl_1, July 2017, page 614
  • 2017: Boucher NA, Sautter J, Franzione A. “Palliative Care Knowledge and Attitudes of Multidisciplinary Health Profession Trainees (TH340B)” Journal of Pain and Symptom Management. 2017; 53(2), 334-335.

Areas of Expertise: Aging and Public HealthHealth PolicyPublic HealthUS Health Care Services Systems