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Cary Gross, MD

Director, National Clinical Scholars Program

Professor of Medicine (General Medicine) and of Epidemiology (Chronic Diseases); Founder and Director, Cancer Outcomes, Public Policy and Effectiveness Research (COPPER) Center, Yale School of Medicine; Director, Adult Primary Care Center, Quality Improvement; Chair, National Clinician Scholars Program; Director, National Clinician Scholars Program

Dr. Cary Gross is a Professor of Medicine and Director of the National Clinician Scholars Program at Yale, after serving as Co-Director of the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation Clinical Scholars Program at Yale previously. 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 (COPPER) 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.Over the past 10 years, he has actively mentored more than 50 trainees, including medical students, medical residents, and post-doctoral fellows, and has been recognized nationally (by the Society of General Internal Medicine) for his commitment to mentorship.