Bio

Maryam Mirza, Ph.D.

Dr. Maryam Mirza is an Economist at the Health Policy Center within the Institute of Health Research and Policy at the University of Illinois at Chicago. Previously, her research focus was studying the unintended consequences of policies designed to increase education and health outcomes. At present, she focuses on fiscal policies for health, primarily in low- and middle-income countries.

Maryam received her bachelor's in business administration–management information systems from the Institute of Business Administration (IBA), Pakistan, and her Ph.D. in economics from UIC.