Implications of the Cost of End of Life Care: A Review of the Literature

Research Projects in Health

The Society of Actuaries Health Section is pleased to make available a research report summarizing existing literature on end of life issues of interest to actuaries. The report was authored by Martin Halek and Margie Rosenberg of the University of Wisconsin-Madison.

The report can be accessed by clicking on the link to the right.

If you have any questions or comments regarding the report, please contact Steve Siegel, Research Actuary at

The Health Section would like to thank the following members of the project oversight group and additional reviewers for their review and support of the project:

  • Tia Sawhney, Chair
  • Russell Hendel
  • Prashant Nayak
  • Jeff Petertil
  • Brent Reis
  • Tim Rice
  • David Strey
  • Sara Teppema, SOA Sr. Staff Fellow, Practice Research
  • Steve Siegel, SOA Research Actuary
  • Barbara Scott, SOA Research Administrator