Anne Christine Beaubrun is a doctoral student in the Division of Pharmaceutical Outcomes and Policy within the University Of North Carolina Eshelman School Of Pharmacy. Anne graduated with a Bachelor of Arts in Public Policy Studies from Duke University.
Anne is interested in the use of pharmacoepidemiology and pharmacoeconomic methods to examine health outcomes among patients with chronic conditions. Specifically, she is interested in improving health outcomes and alleviating disparities within the end-stage renal disease (ESRD) population. Under the direction of Dr. M. Alan Brookhart and Dr. Betsy Sleath, Anne’s dissertation work will explore patterns of medication use and the comparative effectiveness of intravenous vitamin D formulations among US dialysis patients.
Anne has served as a Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) fellow and as a research assistant on various epidemiology and policy related projects. She has explored predictors of predialysis care, state legislation governing prescription drug abuse, effects of unions on
Immigrant healthcare workers, and environmental stressors associated with pregnancy outcomes.
Born in Port-au-Prince, Haiti, Anne now lives in Durham, NC.