Cary Gross, MD

Professor of Medicine (General Medicine) and of Epidemiology (Chronic Diseases); Director, National Clinician Scholars Program at Yale

Departments & Organizations

Internal Medicine: Center for Outcomes Research & Evaluation (CORE) | General Internal Medicine: Yale-New Haven Hospital Primary Care Center | National Clinician Scholars Program

School of Public Health: Chronic Disease Epidemiology

WHRY Pilot Project Program Investigators

Yale Cancer Center: Cancer Prevention and Control | COPPER Center

Yale Medicine


Dr. Cary Gross is a Professor of Medicine, and Director of the National Clinician Scholars Program at Yale. Dr. Gross completed his residency in Internal Medicine at New York Hospital-Cornell Medical Center and served as chief medical resident at Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center the following year.His research addresses comparative effectiveness, quality, and population health, with a focus on cancer prevention and treatment. He is a founding Director of Yale’s Cancer Outcomes Public Policy and Effectiveness Research Center (COPPER). His research has been supported by the National Cancer Institute, the Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, and the American Cancer Society, among others. As a former Robert Wood Johnson Foundation Clinical Scholar, Dr. Gross has advanced training in biostatistics, epidemiology, research ethics, and outcomes research.

Education & Training

MD New York University School of Medicine (1993)
BA Johns Hopkins University (1989)
Fellow Johns Hopkins School of Medicine
Resident New York Hospital

Honors & Recognition

  • Paper of the Year, 2001:Academy for Health Services Research and Health Policy (2015)

  • Mid-Career Research Mentorship AwardSociety of General Internal Medicine (2012)

  • Paul Beeson Physician Faculty Scholars in Aging Research AwardNational Institute on Aging/ American Federation for Aging Research (2004)

  • Clinical Investigator AwardSociety of General Internal Medicine (2003)

  • Fellow of the American College of Physicians

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Contact Info

Cary Gross, MD
Patient Care Location
Primary Care Center, Yale New Haven Hospital
789 Howard Avenue

New Haven, CT 06519
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Office Location
E.S. Harkness Memorial Hall, Building A
367 Cedar Street

New Haven, CT 06510
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Mailing Address
General Internal MedicinePO Box 208056
333 Cedar Street

New Haven, CT 06520-8056

Yale COPPER Center