D.W. Edington, PhD is Director of the University of Michigan Health Management Research Center. He is also a Professor in the School of Kinesiology and a Research Scientist in the School of Public Health. In addition, to his research and teaching he spent 25 years in academic administration. Trained in mathematics, kinesology and biochemistry, Dr. Edington received his BS and PhD degrees from Michigan State University and completed his MS at Florida State University. He completed post-doctoral work at the University of Toronto and taught at the University of Massachusetts before coming to Michigan in 1976.
Edington, PhD, Dee W., "19th Annual Dr. Raymond C. Grandon Lecture- Health as an Economic Strategy" (2010). College of Population Health Lectures, Presentations, Workshops. Paper 8.