Secondary Faculty

  • Justin Bachmann, MD, MPH, FAAC

    Instructor
    Division of Cardiovascular Medicine, Vanderbilt University Medical Center
    Instructor
    Department of Health Policy

    Office Address
    2525 West End Avenue
    Room / Suite
    Suite 300A
    Nashville
    Tennessee
    37203
    Phone
    (615) 875-9728
  • Shari Barkin, MD, MSHS

    William K. Warren Foundation Chair and Professor
    Department of Pediatrics
    Director
    Pediatric Obesity Research Vanderbilt University School of Medicine
    Director
    Division of General Pediatrics
    Professor
    Health Policy

    Office Address
    Vanderbilt School of Medicine
    2200 Children’s Way
    DOT 8158
    Nashville
    Tennessee
    37232
    Phone
    (615) 936-7340
    Fax
    (615) 343-7650
  • Karen Bloch, M.D., MPH, FIDSA

    Associate Professor
    Health Policy and Medicine

    Office Address
    Division of Infectious Diseases
    A-2200 Medical Center North
    Nashville
    Tennessee
    37232
    Phone
    (615) 322-2035
    Fax
    (615) 343-6160
  • Christopher (Kitt) Carpenter, Ph.D.

    Professor
    Department of Economics
    Professor
    Health Policy

    Office Address
    2301 Vanderbilt Place
    Nashville
    Tennessee
    37235
    Phone
    (615) 322-0174
    Fax
    (615) 343-8495
  • Rameela Chandrasekhar, M.A., Ph.D.

    Assistant Professor
    Department of Biostatistics
    Assistant Professor
    Department of Health Policy

    2525 WEA
    2525 West End Ave.
    Room / Suite
    1100
    Nashville
    Tennessee
    37203
    Phone
    (615) 322-7365
  • Ellen Wright Clayton, JD, MD

    Craig-Weaver Professor
    Pediatrics
    Professor
    Vanderbilt University School of Law
    Professor
    Health Policy
    Co-Founder
    Center for Biomedical Ethics and Society, Vanderbilt University School of Medicine
    Faculty
    Vanderbilt Program in Human Genetics
    Senior Fellow
    Vanderbilt Institute for Public Policy Studies, Center for Health Policy
    Senior Fellow
    John F. Kennedy Center for Research on Human Development, Vanderbilt University
    Visiting Professor
    Tokai University School of Medicine, Tokyo, JAPAN

    Center for Biomedical Ethics and Society
    2525 West End Ave
    Room / Suite
    Suite 400
    Nashville
    Tennessee
    37203
    Phone
    (615) 322-1186
  • William Cooper, M.D., M.P.H.

    Cornelius Vanderbilt Professor
    Pediatrics and Health Policy
    Associate Dean for Faculty Affairs
    Director
    Center for Patient and Professional Advocacy

    Office Address
    Department of Pediatrics
    2135 Blakemore Avenue
    Nashville
    Tennessee
    37212
    Phone
    (615) 343-4500
  • William Dupont, Ph.D.

    Vice-Chair
    Academic Affairs, Department of Biostatistics
    Professor
    Biostatistics and Preventive Medicine
    Professor
    Health Policy

    Office Address
    2525 West End Ave
    Room / Suite
    Suite 1100 – Room 11119
    Nashville
    Tennessee
    37203
    Phone
    (615) 343-4100
    Fax
    (615) 343-4924
  • Jesse Ehrenfeld, M.D., M.P.H.

    Professor
    Department of Anesthesiology
    Professor
    Health Policy

    Office Address
    Vanderbilt University Medical Center
    1301 Medical Center Drive
    TVC 4648
    Nashville
    Tennessee
    37232
    Phone
    (615) 936-5194
    Fax
    (615) 936-6493
  • Edward "Ted" F. Fischer, Ph.D.

    Cornelius Vanderbilt Professor of Anthropology, Professor of Health Policy
    Anthropology

    Garland Hall
    Room / Suite
    208
    Nashville
    Tennessee
    37235
    Phone
    (615) 343-2519
  • Gilbert Gonzales, Ph.D.

    Assistant Professor
    Center for Medicine, Health and Society

    Office Address
    Calhoun Hall
    Room / Suite
    210
    Nashville
    Tennessee
    37203
    Phone
    (615) 343-0916

    LGBT Health, Health Disparities, Population Health, Health Care Reform

     

  • Derek Griffith, Ph.D.

    Associate Professor
    Medicine, Health and Society
    Director
    Institute for Research on Men’s Health
    Associate Professor
    Health Policy

    Office Address
    2301 Vanderbilt Place
    Nashville
    Tennessee
    37235
    Phone
    (615) 343-0916
    Fax
    (615) 343-8889
  • Tara A. McKay, Ph.D.

    Assistant Professor
    Health Policy, Center for Medicine, Health, and Society

    Office Address
    Calhoun Hall
    2301 Vanderbilt Place
    Room / Suite
    317
    Nashville
    Tennessee
    37235
    Phone
    (615) 322-0718
    Fax
    (615) 343-8889

    Social Determinants of Health, Health Policy, Gender and Sexualities, HIV/AIDS, International Organizations, Political Economy of Global Public Health, Africa, Research Methods

  • Keith Meador, M.D., Th.M., M.P.H.

    Professor
    Departments of Psychiatry, Religion and Health Policy
    Director
    Center for Biomedical Ethics and Society at Vanderbilt

    Office Address
    2525 West End Ave
    Room / Suite
    400
    Nashville
    Tennessee
    37203
    Phone
    (615) 936-2686
  • Jonathan Metzl, MD, PhD

    Frederick B. Rentschler II Professor
    Sociology and Medicine, Health, and Society
    Professor
    Psychiatry
    Professor
    Health Policy
    Director
    Center for Medicine, Health, and Society

    Center for Medicine, Health and Society
    2301 Vanderbilt Place
    Nashville
    Tennessee
    37235
    Phone
    (615) 322-0916
  • Stephen W. Patrick, MD, MPH, MS, FAAP

    Assistant Professor
    Pediatrics and Health Policy

    Office Address
    2525 West End Ave
    Suite 1200
    Nashville
    Tennessee
    37203
    Phone
    (615) 322-3475
  • David Penson, M.D., M.P.H., M.M.H.C

    Hamilton and Howd Chair
    Urologic Oncology
    Chair
    Department of Urologic Surgery
    Professor
    Urologic Surgery
    Professor
    Medicine and Health Policy
    Director
    Center for Surgical Quality and Outcomes Research

    Office Address
    A-1302 Medical Center North (2765)
    1161 21st Avenue South
    Nashville
    Tennessee
    37232
    Phone
    (615) 343-0234
    Fax
    (615) 322-8990
  • Matthew J. Resnick, M.D., M.P.H.

    Assistant Professor
    Urologic Surgery and Health Policy

    Department of Urologic Surgery
    A-1302 Medical Center North
    Nashville
    Tennessee
    37232
    Phone
    (615) 322-2101
  • Russell L. Rothman, M.D., M.P.P.

    Professor
    Internal Medicine, Pediatrics, & Health Policy
    Vice President for Population Health Research
    Chief, Internal Medicine & Pediatrics Section
    Director
    Center for Health Services Research

    Office Address
    2525 West End Ave
    Room / Suite
    1200
    Nashville
    Tennessee
    37203
    Phone
    (615) 936-2149
    Fax
    (615) 936-1269
  • Yu Shyr, Ph.D.

    Harold L. Moses Chair in Cancer Research
    School of Medicine
    Director
    Center for Quantitative Sciences
    Director
    Vanderbilt Technologies for Advanced Genomics Analysis and Research Design
    Associate Director for Quantitative Sciences Integration
    Ingram Cancer Center
    Professor
    Department of Biostatistics, Department of Cancer Biology, Department of Biomedical Informatics, Department of Health Policy

    Office Address
    Center for Quantitative Sciences
    571 Preston Research Building
    Nashville
    Tennessee
    37232
    Phone
    (615) 936-2572
    Fax
    (615) 936-2602
  • Walter Smalley, M.D., MPH

    Professor
    Medicine and Surgery
    Associate Professor
    Department of Health Policy

    Office Address
    1030C MRB IV
    2215 Garland Ave
    Nashville
    Tennessee
    37232
    Phone
    (615) 322-5200
    Fax
    (615) 343-6229
  • Helen "Keipp" Talbot, MD, MPH

    Associate Professor of Medicine
    Department of Medicine, Division of Infectious Diseases

    Office Address
    Medical Center North
    1161 21st Avenue South
    Nashville
    Tennessee
    37203
    Phone
    (615) 322-2035
  • Lawrence Van Horn, Ph.D., M.P.H., MBA

    Associate Professor
    Economics and Management
    Associate Professor
    Health Policy
    Executive Director of Health Affairs
    Vanderbilt University Owen Graduate School of Business

    Office Address
    Owen School of Management
    401 21st Av S
    Nashville
    Tennessee
    37203
    Phone
    (615) 322-6046
  • Mary Yarbrough, M.D., MPH, FACOEM

    Associate Professor
    Internal Medicine
    Assistant Professor
    Preventive Medicine in the Department of Health Policy
    Executive Director
    Vanderbilt’s Faculty/Staff Health and Wellness Programs
    Director
    Vanderbilt Center of Occupational and Environmental Medicine

    Office Address
    1211 21st Ave South
    Ste 640 MAB
    Nashville
    Tennessee
    37212
    Phone
    (615) 936-0961