University of Pennsylvania Wharton School
3620 Locust Walk
1407 Steinberg-Dietrich Hall

Phone: 215-898-7696
Email: judd.kessler@wharton.upenn.edu
Research Area(s): Chronic Disease Management Medication Adherence mHealth & Wearables

Judd B. Kessler, PhD

Assistant Professor, Wharton School


As Assistant Professor of Business and Public Policy at the Wharton School, Dr. Kessler’s research is directed toward understanding the decision to register as an organ donor, including the perceived costs and benefits. Investigating social forces in health behaviors, in particular settings like purchasing insurance, taking preventative care measures, and complying with medication.