Joshua Salomon is a Professor of Medicine and a core faculty member in the Center for Health Policy and the Center for Primary Care and Outcomes Research at Stanford University. He is also Director of the Prevention Policy Modeling Lab, which is a multi-institution research consortium that conducts health and economic modeling relating to infectious disease.
His research focuses on priority-setting in public health, including measurement of population health; modeling and forecasting major causes of mortality and morbidity; and evaluation of public health policies and interventions. He has authored numerous articles, chapters and books relating to health metrics, burden of disease, cost-effectiveness analysis and program evaluation.
Prior to joining the Stanford faculty, Dr. Salomon was Professor of Global Health at Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health. Salomon earned his Ph.D. in health policy and decision sciences from Harvard University.