Samantha Kurosky, MS

Director, Health Economics

MS, Public Health
University of California Los Angeles, Los Angeles, CA

BA, Asian American Studies
San Francisco State University, San Francisco, CA

Samantha Kurosky, MS, is a Director of Health Economics at RTI-HS, where she specializes in designing and executing retrospective, observational database studies in North America, Europe, Asia, and Latin America. She has extensive experience in data management and analysis of electronic medical record databases, administrative health care claims, customized medical chart abstraction data, registries, population-based surveys, and multisite studies. Ms. Kurosky has conducted research on prevention, treatment, clinical outcomes, and disease burden associated with chronic conditions and infectious diseases such as influenza, human papillomavirus, pertussis, herpes zoster, non-small cell lung cancer, breast cancer, and diabetes. Ms. Kurosky has extensive experience in vaccine surveillance and analysis of vaccine safety, effectiveness, and adherence.

Ms. Kurosky has coauthored research published in a variety of peer-reviewed journals, including Clinical Infectious Diseases, Vaccine, Journal of Adolescent Health, and the American Journal of Preventive Medicine. Additionally, her research has been presented at numerous professional conferences, including the International Society for Pharmacoeconomics and Outcomes Research (ISPOR), Society for Epidemiologic Research (SER), and the American Public Health Association (APHA) annual meetings.