Cary P 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: Primary Care Center, Yale-New Haven Hospital | National Clinician Scholars Program

School of Public Health: Chronic Disease Epidemiology

Program for Biomedical Ethics

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. 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 P 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