Director, Stanford Center for Population Health Sciences
Professor of Medicine
Prior to coming to Stanford in May 2009, Dr. Cullen was Professor of Medicine and Public Health and Director of the Occupational and Environmental Medicine Program at Yale. An internationally known expert in occupational medicine, the focus of Dr. Cullen’s research has been on the physical and social aspects of work that contribute to disparities in health, function and mortality; and development of new observational methods to study them.
Associate Director, Stanford Center for Population Health Sciences
Associate Professor of Health Research and Policy (Epidemiology)
Dr. Nelson's research program is focused on the epidemiology and complex etiology of neurodegenerative disorders, including Parkinson's disease, amyotrophic lateral sclerosis, and multiple sclerosis. Dr. Nelson is also leading strategic initiatives that involve a growing number of population health scientists at Stanford. Her goal is to develop innovative and transdisciplinary approaches to address the critical determinants of population health, including but not limited to strategies that can be addressed in our rapidly changing health care system.
Working Group Co-Chairs
Preconception, Pregnancy, & Early Childhood
Richard E. Behrman Professor of Child Health and Society; Professor of Pediatrics (Neonatal and Developmental Medicine) and, by courtesy, Health Research and Policy; Co-Director, March of Dimes Center for Prematurity Research