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Affiliated with both the Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health and Johns Hopkins Medicine, the Center faculty reflect the tremendous breadth and depth of human capital within the Johns Hopkins community, and represent fields of expertise ranging from pharmacovigilance to regulatory science to psychiatric pharmacoepidemiology.

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Dr. Caleb Alexander

G. Caleb Alexander, MD, MS (Co-Director)

Professor of Epidemiology and Medicine

Expertise: Drug utilization, patient-provider decision making, effects of regulatory and payment policies



Jodi Segal, MD, MPH (Co-Director)

Professor of Medicine, Epidemiology and Health Policy and Management

Expertise: Pharmacoepidemiology, comparative effectiveness research, evidence-based review, advanced methods for using observational data


Gerard Anderson

Gerard Anderson, PhD

Professor of Health Policy and Management and International Health 

Expertise: Studies of chronic conditions, comparative insurance systems in developing countries, medical education, health care payment reform, technology diffusion


Lawrence Appel, MD, MPH

Director of the Welch Center for Prevention, Epidemiology, and Clinical Research

Expertise: Cardiovascular disease; Kidney disease; Hypertension; Blood pressure; Nutrition; Obesity; Lifestyle modification; Behavioral interventions; Fall prevention; Clinical trials; Global prevention and control of non-communicable diseases

Jeromie Ballreich

Jeromie Ballreich, PhD, MHS

Associate Scientist, Health Policy and Management

Expertise: Health economics, cost-effectiveness analysis, US pharmaceutical policy


Michael Blaha, MD, MPH

Director of Clinical Research, Ciccarone Center for the Prevention of Cardiovascular Disease

Expertise:  Cardiovascular Computed Tomography, Cardiovascular Disease, Preventive Cardiology

Joseph Coresh, MD, PhD

Director, Cardiovascular Epidemiology Training Program

Expertise: Epidemiology; Cardiovascular Disease; Kidney Disease; Biomarkers; Dementia; Hearing Loss; Metabolomics; Proteomics; Genetic Epidemiology

Gerald Dal Pan

Gerald Dal Pan, MD, MHS

Adjunct Assistant Professor of Neurology

Expertise: Drug surveillance and epidemiology


Maria Eng

Maria Eng, DrPH, MPH

Associate, Department of International Health, Health Systems

Expertise: Pharmaceuticals management in developing countries and underserved populations, medication access and adherence, peer education, community participation, program development and evaluation


Brian Garibaldi, MD

Director, Johns Hopkins Biocontainment Unite

Expertise: Acute Lung Injury (ALI), Biocontainment, High Consequence Pathogens, Interstitial Lung Disease, Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine

Ariel R Green

Ariel R Green, MD, PhD, MPH

Associate Professor of Medicine

Expertise: Cognitive decline in older adults, dementia, general internal medicine, geriatric consultation and preventative health, geriatric medicine, polypharmacy, primary care of older adults


Jeremy Greene

Jeremy Greene, MD, PhD, MA

Professor, Elizabeth Treide and A. McGehee Harvey Chair in the History of Medicine

Expertise: History of therapeutics, especially the pharmaceutical industry; history of medicine and global health


Craig Hendrix

Craig Hendrix, MD

Wellcome Professor and Director, Division of Clinical Pharmacology, Professor of Medicine

Expertise: Chemoprevention of HIV infection, topical HIV microbicides, clinical pharmacology of antiviral drugs, drug interactions


Janet Holbrook

Janet Holbrook, PhD, MPH

Professor of Epidemiology

Expertise: Design, conduct and analysis of multi-center clinical trials


Yoseob Joseph Hwang

Yoseob Joseph Hwang, MD, MSc

Assistant Professor of Medicine

Expertise: Clinical epidemiology; pharmacoepidemiology; and outcomes research


John Jackson

John W. Jackson, ScD

Assistant Professor of Epidemiology and Mental Health

Expertise: Development of methods to address healthcare disparities, development of methods to improve transparency and conduct of observational studies and post-hoc analyses of clinical trials


Sophie Lanzkron, MD, MHS

Director, Sickle Cell Center for Adults

Expertise:  Hematology, Sickle Cell Disease

Alan Lyles

Alan Lyles, ScD, MPH, BSPharm

Adjunct Associate Professor of Health Policy and Management

Expertise: Public-, private- and third-sector arrangements, pharmaceutical economics and health policy, prevention and treatment of obesity, substance abuse and other lifestyle consequences


Seth Martin, MD, MHS

Director of the Advanced Lipid Disorders Program and Digital Health Lab, Ciccarone Center for the Prevention of Cardiovascular Disease

Expertise: Atherosclerosis, Cardiovascular Disease, Cardiovascular Risk Stratification, Chest Pain, Dyslipidemia, Preventive Cardiology, Risk Factor Modification

Meredith McCormack, MD, MHS

Associate Director, Pulmonary & Critical Care Medicine

Expertise: Asthma, Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD), Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine

Hemalkumar Mehta

Hemalkumar Mehta, PhD

Assistant Professor of Epidemiology

Expertise: Pharmaceutical health outcomes research


Erin Michos, MD, MHS

Director of Women's Cardiovascular Health Research

Expertise: Cardiovascular Disease, Heart Disease Prevention and Treatment in Women,  Preventive Cardiology, Stress Testing, Transesophogeal Echocardiography (TEE), Vitamin D Deficiency

Brian Miller

Brian J. Miller, MD, MBA, MPH

Assistant Professor of Medicine

Expertise: FDA regulatory policy, payment policy, antitrust


Edgar Miller III, MD, PhD

Deputy Director - Johns Hopkins Institute for Clinical and Translational Science

Expertise: High Blood Pressure (Hypertension), Internal Medicine

Ramin Mojtabai

Ramin Mojtabai, MD, PhD

Professor of Mental Health

Expertise: Pharmacoepidemiology of psychiatric drugs, mental health services research including trends and correlates of use of services, barriers to accessing services, process and outcome of treatments


Richard Moore

Richard Moore, MD, MHS

Professor of Medicine; Director, Moore Clinic for HIV Care

Expertise: Pharmacoepidemiology, outcomes research in HIV treatment, epidemiology of substance abuse and alcoholism


Thomas J. Moore

Thomas J. Moore, AB

Senior Associate in Epidemiology

Expertise: Assessing risks of therapeutic drugs, design and interpretation of clinical trials, Food and Drug Administration regulation of drugs and biologics


Rakhi Naik, MD, MHS

Director, Hematology Fellowship Track

Expertise: Bleeding Disorders, Hematology, Hemoglobinopathies, Myelodysplastic/Myeloproliferative Neoplasms, Thromboembolic Disease

Susan Nesbit

Suzanne Nesbit, PharmD, BCPS

Clinical Pharmacy Specialist, Pain Management; Clinical Coordinator, Cancer Pain Service; Research Associate, Department of Oncology at The Sidney Kimmel Comprehensive Cancer Center

Expertise: Pain Management


Derek Ng, PhD

Assistant Professor of Epidemiology

Expertise: epidemiologic methods; cohort studies; measurement; pediatric chronic kidney disease; pediatric critical care; extracorporeal membrane oxygenation; ECMO

Brent Petty

Brent Petty, MD

Professor of Medicine and Clinical Pharmacology, Chair, Pharmacy & Therapeutics Committee

Expertise: Clinical pharmocology


Kenneth Shermock

Ken Shermock, PharmD, PhD

Director, Center for Pharmaceutical Outcomes and Policy at Johns Hopkins Hospital

Expertise: Medication safety and quality in the hospitalized setting


Jung-Im Shin

Jung-Im Shin, MD, PhD

Assistant Professor of Epidemiology

Expertise: Cardiovascular and clinical epidemiology 


Mariana Socal

Mariana Socal, MD, PhD

Associate Scientist, Department of Health Policy and Management

Expertise: Drug coverage, drug formularies, pharmaceutical policy


Elizabeth Stuart

Elizabeth Stuart, PhD

Executive Vice Dean for Academic Affairs; Professor in Mental Health, Biostatistics, Health Policy and Management

Expertise: Statistical methodology for mental health research, particularly relating to causal inference and missing data


Ravi Varadhan

Ravi Varadhan, PhD, PhD

Professor of Oncology

Expertise: Mathematical approaches for characterizing the homeostatic impairments underlying the geriatric syndrome of frailty; flexible regression modeling approaches for risk-factor etiology and prediction in observational studies of geriatric syndromes.


Joy Wan2

Joy Wan, MD, MSCE

Assistant Professor of Dermatology

Expertise: Clinical epidemiology and outcomes research in chronic skin diseases; pediatric dermatology; drug utilization.


Robert A. Wise, MD

Medical Director Pulmonary Function Laboratory, Johns Hopkins Asthma & Allergy Center

Expertise: Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD), Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine