CHPR faculty members are the key to accomplishing our mission of facilitating interdisciplinary research on health outcomes, quality, access and costs.

The following comprise the Core Faculty engaged in research, education and policy-related work in affiliation with CHPR:

Current Faculty

Heejung Bang, Ph.D.


Public Health Sciences-Division of Biostatistics

Janice Bell, Ph.D., M.P.H., M.N. 

Professor, Betty Irene Moore School of Nursing

Associate Dean for Research, Doctor of Philosophy Program Director and Professor

Diana Cassady, M.P.H., Ph.D.

Adjunct Professor, Public Health Sciences

Graduate Group Program Director, Public Health Sciences

David Cooke, M.D., F.A.C.S.

Associate Professor, Surgery

Head, Section of General Thoracic Surgery

Director, Cardiothoracic Surgery Residency Program  

Joshua Fenton, M.D., M.P.H.

Professor, Family & Community Medicine

Stephen Henry, M.D., M.Sc.

Associate Professor, Internal Medicine

Jeffrey Hoch, Ph.D.

Associate Director, Center for Healthcare Policy and Research

Professor, Public Health Sciences

James Holmes, M.D., M.P.H. 

Professor and Vice Chair for Research, Emergency Medicine

Anthony Jerant, M.D.

Professor and Chair, Family & Community Medicine
Interim Director, Center for Healthcare Policy and Research

Richard Kravitz, M.D., M.S.P.H.

Professor and Co-Vice Chair for Research, Internal Medicine

Joy Melnikow, M.D., M.P.H.

Emeritus Professor, Family & Community Medicine

Diana Miglioretti, Ph.D.

Professor and Division Chief of Biostatistics, Public Health Sciences

Lisa M. Soederberg Miller, Ph.D.

Professor, Human Development and Family Studies

Patrick Romano, M.D., M.P.H.

Professor, General Medicine and Pediatrics

Senior Faculty, Graduate Groups in Epidemiology, Public Health, Clinical Research, and Nursing Science and Healthcare Leadership

Eleanor Schwarz, M.D.

Professor, Internal Medicine

Daniel J. Tancredi, Ph.D.

Professor, Pediatrics

Elisa Tong, M.D., M.A.

Associate Professor, Internal Medicine

Garth Utter, M.D., M.Sc.

Associate Professor, Surgery

Elaine Waetjen, M.D.

Professor, Obstetrics and Gynecology

Glen Xiong, M.D. 

Health Sciences Associate Clinical Professor, Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences