PPRC Membership

Steve Morgan


School of Population and Public Health

University of British Columbia

Associate Director

Centre for Health Services and Policy Research

University of British Columbia

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Dr. Morgan is an expert in the analysis of causes and consequences of prescription drug utilization and spending, as well as the political and economic factors that influence the availability and accessibility of medical technologies. He has published over 100 reports, articles, and book chapters on pharmaceutical policy and has consulted for governments across Canada and abroad. His work seeks to identify policies that achieve balance between three sometimes-competing goals: providing equitable access to necessary care, managing health expenditures, and promoting valued innovation.

Research Interests

Prescription drug utilization and spending
Assessment of equity in access to medicines
Public drug coverage policy / “pharmacare”


Alumni, Commonwealth Fund's Harkness Fellowships in Health Care Policy
Past recipient, Labelle Lectureship of Excellence in Health Services Research

Recent PPRC News

Recent Publications

Joseph H. Puyat, Jamie R. Daw, Colleen M. Cunningham, Michael R. Law, Sabrina T. Wong, Devon L. Greyson, Steven G. Morgan
Steve Morgan, Paige A Thomson, Jamie R Daw, Melissa K Friesen
Steve Morgan, Marc-André Gagnon, Michael Law, Colleen Cunningham, Jillian Clare Kohler