Andrea Bilger, MPH

Andrea  Bilger, MPH
Associate Fellow

Program Manager, Family Medicine and Community Health

Public Health Interests

Global Health, Health Services Research, Qualitative Methods

Current Public-Health Related Activities

Andrea currently serves as the Program Manager of the National Center for Integrated Behavioral Health in the Department of Family Medicine and Community Health, overseeing all research activities. Andrea also manages the Mixed Methods Research Lab within DFMCH, a research center specializing in qualitative and mixed methods research methodologies with a focus on integrating key stakeholder perspectives and goals into research designs. Prior to joining the DFMCH team, Andrea was the manager of a research lab at Temple University focusing on the community inclusion of individuals with psychiatric disabilities. Her own work focused on reentry barriers to community inclusion among individuals with mental health conditions leaving jails and prisons.

Select Publications:

Snethen, G., Bilger, A., Maula, E. C., & Salzer, M. S. (2016). Exploring personal medicine as part of self-directed care: Expanding perspectives on medical necessity. Psychiatric Services, 67(8), 883-889.