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Cary Gross

Cary Gross, MD

Professor of Medicine (General Medicine) and of Epidemiology (Chronic Diseases); Member, Yale Cancer Center, Yale University School of Medicine; Member, Center for Outcomes Research and Effectiveness; 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, National Executive Committee; Director, National Clinician Scholars Program

Dr. Gross is a Professor in the Department of Medicine and Director of the NCSP. His research has focused on cancer in vulnerable populations, with a particular emphasis on clinical trial participation and the impact of chronic illness on cancer care and outcomes. He has received NIH grants to use the SEER-Medicare dataset to explore barriers to trial enrollment as well as the impact of non-cancer illnesses on older cancer patients. He partners with other investigators at Yale on implementation studies related to use of diagnostic imaging in renal colic, cancer, and other conditions. Dr. Gross also works with Dr. Krumholz on the Yale Open Data Access Project, which seeks to make clinical trial data widely available to investigators.