Rena Conti is an associate professor at the Boston University Questrom School of Business. From July 2018 through December 2021, Conti served as associate research director of biopharma and public policy for Boston University Institute for Health System Innovation & Policy. Prior to BU, from 2006 through June 2018, Conti was an associate professor of health economics and policy at the University of Chicago Medical School and the Harris School of Public Policy. Conti is a health economist. Her research focuses on the organization, financing and regulation of medical care. She has written extensively on the pricing, demand, and supply of prescription drugs.