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SPH Faculty Experts for Health care delivery

Charles FriedmanCharles Friedman, Ph.D.

Professor in Health Management and Policy
Phone: 734-764-8058 E-mail:

  • Directs the joint graduate program in Health Informatics across UM's School of Public Health and School of Information.     MORE

John R. GriffithJohn R. Griffith, MBA, FACHE

Andrew Pattullo Collegiate Professor in Health Management and Policy
Phone: (734) 936-1304 E-mail:

  • Researches high-performance hospitals and systems delivering acute health care.     MORE

Rodney HaywardRodney Hayward, MD

Professor in Health Management and Policy
Phone: (734) 647-4844 E-mail:

  • Current work focuses on quality measurement and improvement for chronic diseases, such as diabetes, hypertension, and heart disease.      MORE

Richard L. LichtensteinRichard L. Lichtenstein, PhD

Associate Professor in Health Management and Policy
Phone: (734) 936-1316 E-mail:

  • Co-PI in the Detroit Community-Academic Urban Research, a CDC-funded project conducting community-based participatory research in Detroit. Also works to enroll uninsured low-income children in Medicaid or in the state's new MIChild Program, and works with the CHASS Health Center in Southwest Detroit to provide advocacy services to Hispanic patients enrolled in Medicaid Managed Care Plans.     MORE

Ken ResnicowKen Resnicow, Ph.D., B.A.

Professor in Health Behavior and Health Education
Phone: (734) 647-0212 E-mail:

  • Focuses on motivational interviewing in health care settings and peer interventions, and application of chaos and complexity science to behavior change.      MORE