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Research

Sandra L. Bloom, MD
Associate Professor
Research Areas: Treatment of trauma-related emotional disorders and violence

Darryl R. Brown, PhD
Associate Teaching Professor
Research Areas: Health services management and outcomes research, and managed care

James Buehler, MD
Clinical Professor and Interim Chair
Research Areas: Urban policy, urban health, public health practice, and public health and health care interface

Mariana Chilton, PhD, MPH
Professor and Director of the Center for Hunger-Free Communities
Research Areas: Chronic disease, community health, housing and health, human rights, hunger, and nutrition

Robert I. Field, PhD., JD., MPH
Professor (Joint appointment with Drexel's School of Law)
Research Areas: Health care, health policy, and health law

Dennis Gallagher, MA, MPA
Associate Teaching Professor
Research Areas: Health policy, local health department structure and financing, and public health infrastructure

Marla J. Gold, MD
Professor and Dean Emerita
Research Areas: AIDs/HIV, design of care systems and health administration, infectious diseases, LGBT health, and public health infrastructure

Jessie Kemmick Pintor, PhD, MPH
Assistant Professor
Research Areas: Community based participatory research, immigrant health, health disparities, health services research, health policy, maternal and child health, mixed methods, and immigrant policy.

Jennifer Kolker, MPH
Clinical Professor and Associate Dean for Public Health Practice
Research Areas: Health department structure and financing, legislative advocacy, maternal and child health, public health education and training, public health infrastructure, public health practice, welfare policy, and women's health

Brent A. Langellier, PhD, MA
Assistant Professor
Research Areas: Health and healthcare disparities, Latino health, complex systems, quantitative methods, and GIS

Alex Ortega, PhD
Professor and Director of the Center for Population Health and Community Impact
Research Areas: Latino health, health services research, healthcare disparities, and multi-level population health interventions

Sungchul Park, PhD, MPH
Assistant Professor
Research Areas: Data analysis methods, statistical modelling, health economics, health disparities, and health policy

Jonathan Purtle, DrPh, MPH, Msc
Assistant Professor
Research Areas: Mental health policy and services research, traumatic stress in urban areas, violence, policy dissemination and implementation research, political institutions and health

John A. Rich, MD, MPH
Professor and Co-Director of the Center for Nonviolence and Social Justice
Research Areas: Men's health, primary care medicine, racial and ethnic health disparities, urban health issues, and violence

David Barton Smith, PhD
Research Professor
Research Areas: Health disparities, history and legacy of the racial segregation of health care, and managed care