Marko Vujicic, PhD

Marko Vujicic, PhD

Dr. Marko Vujicic is Managing Vice President, Health Policy Resources Center at the American Dental Association where he is responsible for overseeing all of the Association’s policy research activities. Prior to joining the American Dental Association, he was Senior Economist with The World Bank in Washington D.C. where he directed the global health workforce policy program, which focuses on addressing the numerous human resources for health challenges in developing countries. Previously, he was Health Economist with the World Health Organization in Geneva, Switzerland. Dr. Vujicic is the lead author of the book, Working in Health, which examines the effect of fiscal policy on the health workforce.

In addition to this book, Dr. Vujicic has also written several book chapters and published extensively in peer-reviewed journals such as Health Policy and Planning, Social Science and Medicine, Applied Health Economics and Health Policy, Human Resources for Health, Healthcare Policy, and the Journal of the American Dental Association. He has worked extensively on broader health policy reform in Africa, East Asia, the Caribbean and Eastern Europe. Dr. Vujicic obtained his Ph.D. in Economics from the University of British Columbia and a Bachelor’s degree in Business from McGill University in Montreal.