Health Services Research and Policy Division

For a directory of the Health Services Research and Policy Division faculty, please see below.


Primary Faculty

Julio Frenk

President
Interim CEO, University of Miami Health System

jfrenk@miami.edu

(305) 284-5155
A fourth-generation physician whose paternal grandparents fled Germany in the early 1930s to build a new life in Mexico, Julio Frenk catalyzed his deep gratitude for the kindness of strangers into a lifelong mission to improve the health, education, and well-being of people around the world. Dr. Frenk became the sixth...

Adriane Gelpi

Asst. Professor Prof. Practice

ahg54@miami.edu

Adriane Gelpi, Ph.D., MPH is an Assistant Professor in the Department of Public Health Sciences and Director of Health Policy at the Institute for Bioethics and Health Policy at the University of Miami Miller School of Medicine. She holds a Ph.D. in Health Policy and Ethics from Harvard University, an MPH in History and Ethics of Public Health...

Viviana E Horigian

Professor, Educator Track

vhorigian@miami.edu

(305) 243-4305
Viviana E. Horigian, MD, MHA, is a Professor, Educator, in the Department of Public Health Sciences at the University of Miami Miller School of Medicine. She is currently serving as the Director of Public Health Education and as a director of the Americas Initiative for Public Health Innovation. Dr. Horigian is also an Executive Director of the...

Roderick K King

Assoc. Professor Prof Practice

r.king@miami.edu

(305) 243-6122
Roderick K. King, MD, MPH is currently Senior Associate Dean of Diversity, Inclusion, and Community Engagement, Director of the MD/MPH Program, and Associate Professor in the Department of Public Health Sciences and the Department of Pediatrics in the Miller School of Medicine. He is also the Chief Executive Officer (CEO) for the Florida...

Felicia Marie Knaul

Professor

fknaul@miami.edu

Felicia Marie Knaul, BA (International Development, University of Toronto), MA, Ph.D. (Economics, Harvard University), has dedicated more than three decades to academic, advocacy and policy work in global health focused on reducing inequities and improving the condition of vulnerable groups, primarily in low- and middle-income countries and...

Howard A Liddle

Professor

hliddle@miami.edu

(305) 243-6860
Howard Liddle, EdD, ABPP (Family Psychology) is Professor in the Department of Public Health Sciences, and Director of the Center for Treatment Research on Adolescent Drug Abuse at the University of Miami Miller School of Medicine. A psychologist, Dr. Liddle's research focus is on the development, testing, implementation, and dissemination...

Kathryn McCollister

Assoc. Professor

kmccolli@miami.edu

(305) 243-3479
Kathryn E. McCollister, Ph.D., is an Associate Professor and Health Economist in the Department of Public Health Sciences (DPHS) at the University of Miami Miller School of Medicine. She is the Director of the Division of Health Services Research and Policy in the DPHS.  Dr. McCollister’s primary research focuses on economic...

Clyde B. McCoy, Ph.D.

Professor

cmccoy@miami.edu

(305) 243-6005
Clyde B. McCoy, Ph.D. has established a successful career and international reputation in research, teaching, and administration. He has been honored as a Distinguished Alumni at the University of Cincinnati, Norview High School, and Most Outstanding Faculty Athletic Representative by the American Football Foundation (served as the Faculty...

Jose Szapocznik, Ph.D.

Professor

jszapocz@miami.edu

(305) 610-5723
José Szapocznik, Ph.D., has received over $120 million in NIH funding.  With over 270 scholarly publications, he is Chair Emeritus of the Department of Public Health Sciences, Director of the Center for Family Studies, and Honorary Founding Director of the University of Miami-based Miami Clinical Translational Science...

Secondary Faculty

Olveen Carrasquillo

Professor

ocarrasquillo@miami.edu

(305) 243-5505
Dr. Carrasquillo is a Professor of Medicine and Public Health Sciences at the University of Miami’s Miller School of Medicine.  He is a Puerto Rican born physician who was raised in the Bronx.  He graduated summa cum laude from the Sophie Davis School of Bio-Medical Education at City College and obtained his MD degree...

Michael T French

Professor

mfrench@miami.edu

(305) 284-2296
Google Scholar Personal Site EDITORIAL BOARDS Editor, Journal of Mental Health Policy and Economics, 2015- present Editorial Board, Evaluation and Program Planning, 2011- present  Editorial Board, Health Services Research, 2009- present  Editorial Board, Journal of Substance Abuse Treatment,...

Lisa Gwynn

Associate Professor of Clinical

lgwynn@miami.edu

(305) 243-3440
Lisa Gwynn is Associate Professor of Clinical Pediatrics and Public Health Sciences at the University of Miami, Miller School of Medicine (UMMSOM) and serves as Medical Director for the Pediatric Mobile Clinic, a program that provides a medical home to uninsured children, as well as Program Director for the School Health Initiative, 9 pediatric...

Robert S Kirsner, M.D.

Professor

rkirsner@miami.edu

(305) 243-4472
Dr. Kirsner is a Tenured Professor, Chairman and holds the endowed Harvey Blank Chair in Dermatology in the Department of Dermatology and Cutaneous Surgery at the University of Miami Miller School of Medicine. He currently serves as director of the University of Miami Hospital Wound Center and Chief of Dermatology at the University of Miami...

Michael A. Kolber, M.D.

Professor

mkolber@miami.edu

(305) 243-4791
Michael A. Kolber, M.D., Ph.D. is the Vice-Chair for Clinical in the Department of Medicine, Director of the Comprehensive AIDS Program, Clinical Director of the Adult HIV Section for Infectious Diseases and Professor of Medicine at the University of Miami Miller School of Medicine.  As Director of the...

John A. Quelch

Dean, Miami Herbert Business School

jquelch@miami.edu

(305) 284-6648
John Quelch became dean of the University of Miami Herbert Business School on July 1, 2017. He also serves as the University’s vice provost for executive education. Quelch has a wealth of senior leadership experience, having previously served as the dean and senior associate dean at three internationally-recognized business...

Kathryn E Roach

Professor

keroach@miami.edu

(305) 284-4776
Kathryn E. Roach holds a primary appointment in the Department of Physical Therapy and a secondary appointment in DPHS. She holds the rank of Professor and is Vice Chair for Research and acting Vice Chair for Ph.D. studies in the Department of Physical Therapy. Dr. Roach received a BS in Physical Therapy from the University of Illinois, an MHS...

Neil Schneiderman

Professor
Director, Health Division, Department of Psychology
James L. Knight Professor of Health Psychology

nschneid@miami.edu

(305) 284-5467

Shirin Shafazand, M.D.

Professor of Clinical

sshafazand@miami.edu

(305) 585-6487

Steven G. Ullmann

Professor
Department Chair, Health Management and Policy
Director, Center for Health Management and Policy
Special Assistant to the Provost of the Miami Herbert Business School

sullmann@miami.edu

(305) 284-9920
Dr. Steven G. Ullmann holds a Bachelor's Degree in Economics with Distinction from the University of California, Berkeley, and his Master’s and a PhD degree in Economics from the University of Michigan, Ann Arbor. He has received training and certification in Bioethics and Advanced Bioethics from the Kennedy Institute of Ethics at...

Voluntary Faculty

Nelson Arboleda

Nelson Arboleda

Voluntary Associate Professor, Department of Public Health Sciences


Daniel Dawes, JD

Daniel Dawes

Voluntary Assistant Professor, Department of Public Health Sciences


Kara Riehman

Kara Riehman

Voluntary Associate Professor, Department of Public Health Sciences


Michael Rohrbaugh

Michael Rohrbaugh

Voluntary Associate Professor, Department of Public Health Sciences


Cindy Rowe

Cindy Rowe

Voluntary Associate Professor, Department of Public Health Sciences


Jorge Saavedra

Jorge Saavedra

Voluntary Associate Professor, Department of Public Health Sciences


Stacey Tannenbaum

Stacey Tannenbaum

Voluntary Associate Professor, Department of Public Health Sciences


Shairi Turner-Davis

Shairi Turner-Davis

Voluntary Associate Professor, Department of Public Health Sciences


Joseph West

Joseph West

Voluntary Assistant Professor, Department of Public Health Sciences