Joseph Solomon Ross, MD, MHS

Associate Professor of Medicine (General Medicine) and in the Institute for Social and Policy Studies and Assistant Professor of Public Health (Health Policy)

Departments & Organizations

Internal Medicine: Center for Outcomes Research & Evaluation (CORE) | General Internal Medicine | Robert Wood Johnson Foundation Clinical Scholars Program: National Clinician Scholars Program

Office of Student Research

School of Public Health


Joseph S. Ross, MD, MHS, is an Associate Professor of Medicine (General Medicine) and of Public Health (Health Policy and Management), a member of the Center for Outcomes Research and Evaluation at the Yale-New Haven Hospital, and an Assistant Director of the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation’s Clinical Scholars program at Yale. He completed his undergraduate degrees in biological science: neuroscience and psychology at the University of Rochester and his medical degree at the Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, NY. After completing his post-graduate training in primary care internal medicine at Montefiore Medical Center in Bronx, NY, Dr. Ross was a fellow in the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation Clinical Scholars program at Yale University, earning a Master’s degree in health sciences research. Using health services research methods, Dr. Ross’s research focuses on examining factors which affect the use or delivery of recommended ambulatory care services for older adults and other vulnerable populations, evaluating the impact of state and federal policies on the delivery of appropriate and higher quality care, and issues related to pharmaceutical and medical device evidence development, postmarket surveillance, and practice adoption/de-adoption. In addition, he collaborates with a multi-disciplinary team of investigators under contract for the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services to develop statistical models that are used to measure and publicly report hospital and ambulatory care clinical outcomes using administrative data. Dr. Ross is currently an Associate Editor at JAMA Internal Medicine.

Education & Training

MHS Yale University School of Medicine (2006)
MD Albert Einstein College of Medicine (2001)
BS University of Rochester (1996)
BA University of Rochester (1996)
Postgraduate Training Montefiore Medical Center

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Joseph Solomon Ross, MD, MHS
Office Location
E.S. Harkness Memorial Hall, Building A
367 Cedar Street, Ste 405B

New Haven, CT 06510
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Mailing Address
General Internal MedicineP.O. Box 208093
New Haven, CT 06520-8093