- Position: Associate Research Professor of Health Services, Policy & Management at University of South Carolina
- Education: PhD, Health Policy and Administration, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, 2000; MS, Healthy Policy and Management, University of Albany, 1996; B.A. (equiv.), Business Admin/Economics, University of Rostock, Germany, 1994
Dr. Ostermann is a health services and population health researcher who specializes in analytic techniques for longitudinal and complex survey designs. He led the research design for the multi-year, five-country Positive Outcomes for Orphans (POFO) research study, while residing in Tanzania for 5 years.