Davene Wright, PhD is an Assistant Professor at the Harvard Pilgrim Health Care Institute and Harvard Medical School. Dr. Wright received her doctorate in Health Policy and Decision Sciences from Harvard University. Her research aims to improve the supply of and demand for efficient health care that can improve the management of pediatric chronic diseases, with a focus on childhood obesity. In her work, she utilizes conjoint analysis, economic evaluation, simulation modeling, and health services research methods. Dr. Wright’s work has been funded by NIH, the American Heart Association, and the American Diabetes Association.