Dr Steven Morgan

Economist and Professor of health care policy at the University of British Columbia


Dr. Steven G. Morgan is an economist and professor of health care policy at the University of British Columbia. His research focuses on policies to promote universal access to appropriately-prescribed, affordably-priced, and equitably-financed medicines in Canada and around the world. His work has sparked national interest in universal pharmacare in Canada and international debate concerning efforts to balance the sometimes-competing goals of promoting access to medicines and generating incentives for valued health innovations. Dr. Morgan has published over 200 research papers, held more than $4 million in peer-reviewed research grants, and won numerous awards for scholarship and policy impact. He regularly provides policy advice to governments and has served on high-level advisory committees of intergovernmental agencies.