Co-Director, Sustainable Health Spending Strategies

Ani Turner Portrait

Ani Turner is Co-director of Sustainable Health Spending Strategies, where she studies drivers of health spending and the economic impact of investments in social and environmental factors that determine health and life outcomes.

She leads Altarum's monthly tracking of national health sector employment and has two decades of experience in health workforce modeling and analysis.

Working with government and commercial clients for more than 25 years, Ms. Turner has developed forecasting models and conducted analyses of health care resources, costs, and quality for the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, the U.S. Department of Defense, individual states, and health plans.

Current foundation-funded research supports both the improvement of the health of underserved people in Detroit and the making of the business case for investments in greater racial equality.

Ms. Turner holds a bachelor’s degree in mathematics, summa cum laude, and a master of arts degree in applied economics with a concentration in labor economics, both from the University of Michigan.

Research Center

Altarum Events Attended

2016 Kalamazoo Summit on Racism

Fri, Nov 18, 2016

Kalamazoo Valley Community College Texas Township Campus


MS, University of Michigan
BA, University of Michigan