Matlin Gilman

Matlin Gilman, MPH, MDiv

Matlin Gilman is a Population Health Sciences PhD candidate at Harvard University. He has worked in a range of research settings, including the François-Xavier Bagnoud Center for Health and Human Rights at Harvard, the United Hospital Fund, the Emory University Rollins School of Public Health, and the Medicare Payment Advisory Commission. He received his MPH in health and social behavior from the Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health, his MDiv in social ethics from Union Theological Seminary, and his BA in economics from Boston University.


Gilman M, Bassett MT. It’s Time For Boston To Pay Reparations. WBUR. June 18, 2021. Available at


Gilman M, Bassett MT. Trends in COVID-19 death rates by racial composition of nursing homes. J Am Geriatr Soc. 2021;69(9):2442-2444. doi:10.1111/jgs.17289

Gilman M, Bassett MT. Characteristics and quality of nursing homes reporting COVID-19 admissions from hospitals. J Am Geriatr Soc. 2021;69(9):2440-2442. doi:10.1111/jgs.17287

Gilman M, Hockenberry JM, Adams EK, Milstein AS, Wilson IB, Becker ER. The Financial Effect of Value-Based Purchasing and the Hospital Readmissions Reduction Program on Safety-Net Hospitals in 2014: A Cohort Study. Ann Intern Med. 2015;163(6):427-436. doi:10.7326/M14-2813

Gilman M, Adams EK, Hockenberry JM, Milstein AS, Wilson IB, Becker ER. Safety-net hospitals more likely than other hospitals to fare poorly under Medicare’s value-based purchasing. Health Aff (Millwood). 2015;34(3):398-405. doi:10.1377/hlthaff.2014.1059

Gilman M, Adams EK, Hockenberry JM, Wilson IB, Milstein AS, Becker ER. California safety-net hospitals likely to be penalized by ACA value, readmission, and meaningful-use programs. Health Aff (Millwood). 2014;33(8):1314-1322. doi:10.1377/hlthaff.2014.0138

Gilman M, Stensland J. Telehealth and Medicare: payment policy, current use, and prospects for growth. Medicare Medicaid Res Rev. 2013;3(4):mmrr.003.04.a04. Published 2013 Dec 4. doi:10.5600/mmrr.003.04.a04