Daniel J. Estrada, PhD, MBA, MHS
MHA Program Director
Clinical Assistant Professor
HPNP, Room 3106
Dr. Daniel Estrada is the MHA Program Director and a Clinical Assistant Professor in the Department of Health Services Research, Management and Policy. A life-long Gator, he received his PhD in Health Services Research, MBA, MHA, and B.S. in Industrial Engineering from the University of Florida. Prior to joining the faculty at UF, Dr. Estrada worked extensively as a healthcare consultant with several consultancies including Accenture. His consulting practice focused exclusively on health insurance plans and large scale system integration projects. In addition, he spent several years as a hospital administrator at UF Health for the Department of Pediatrics in the College of Medicine. His research interests include the impact of health insurance reimbursement mechanisms on provider behavior; patient centered medical homes and disadvantaged populations. Dr. Estrada brings a wealth of real world experience to his classrooms and enjoys providing practical insights to theoretical concepts for his students.