Faculty, staff and students within the Division of Public Health Sciences focus their energy, expertise and collaboration on making communities and populations healthier. Our researchers examine the impact of behaviors, communication, health screenings, treatments, environment and more. Their research findings are used to improve clinical care strategies and improve health across the life course.

Research Overview At A Glance

For a breakdown of expertise, download the PHS Faculty Research Methods Expertise PDF

Epidemiology Graham Colditz, Bettina Drake, Cassandra Arroyo Johnson, Erin LinnenbringerYing Liu, Margaret Olsen, Siobhan Sutcliffe, Adetunji Toriola, Anke WinterYan Yan
Chronic Disease Prevention Joaquin Barnoya, Graham Colditz, Cassandra Arroyo JohnsonYing Liu, Siobhan Sutcliffe, Adetunji Toriola, Erika Waters
Cancer Prevention Kenneth Carson, Su-Hsin Chang, Graham Colditz, Bettina Drake, Aimee James, Erin LinnenbringerYing LiuRebecca LobbMary Politi, Seth Strope, Siobhan SutcliffeAdetunji Toriola, Jean Wang
Biostatistics Feng GaoMelody Goodman, Cassandra Arroyo Johnson, Esther Lu, Rosy LuoYan Yan, Kim Trinkaus, Ningying Wu, Yu Tao
Community-Based Participatory Research Bettina Drake, Melody Goodman, Aimee James, Cassandra Arroyo JohnsonRebecca Lobb
Comparative Effectiveness Kenneth Carson, Su-Hsin Chang, Graham Colditz, Margaret Olsen, Mary Politi, Seth Strope, Yan Yan 
Health Disparities Kenneth Carson, Bettina Drake, Melody Goodman, Aimee James, Cassandra Arroyo Johnson, Erin LinnenbringerRebecca Lobb, Mary PolitiJean Wang, Erika Waters
Public Health Ross Brownson, Graham Colditz, Rebecca Lobb
Cancer Genetics and Genomics Jennifer Ivanovich, Erin Linnenbringer
Health Literacy and Communication
Aimee JamesMary Politi, Erika Waters
Health Economics and Health Econometrics  Su-Hsin Chang, Graham Colditz