Dr. Wehby is a professor and the John W. Colloton chair in the Department of Health Management and Policy. He teaches health economics and health services research methods. His research examines social, economic, and policy impacts on health, especially among children. Dr. Wehby has an active externally funded research program and has received numerous NIH grants. He has published over 140 articles in academic peer-reviewed journals. He holds secondary appointments in the Department of Economics, the Department of Preventive and Community Dentistry, and the Public Policy Center. Dr. Wehby is also a research associate at the National Bureau of Economic Research.