Lisa Goldman Rosas, PhD MPH is an Assistant Professor in the Department of Epidemiology and Population Health and the Department of Medicine, Division of Primary Care and Population Health at Stanford School of Medicine. An epidemiologist by training, Dr. Goldman Rosas’ research focuses on addressing disparities in chronic diseases such as diabetes, heart disease, depression, and cancer among racial/ethnic minority families. This research features rigorous quantitative and qualitative methodologies, participatory qualitative approaches, and shared leadership with patient and community partners. She is passionate about integrating patients, caregivers, community organizations, and other key stakeholders in the research process in order to affect the greatest improvements in health and well-being. As a reflection of this passion, Dr. Goldman Rosas serves as the Faculty Director for the School of Medicine Office of Community Engagement and the Stanford Cancer Institute Community Outreach and Engagement Program. In these roles, she supports other faculty and patient and community partners to develop sustainable and meaningful partnerships to support transformative research. In addition to research, she teaches at the undergraduate and graduate levels and has a special focus on increasing diversity in biomedical research.
Associate Director- Community Engagement, Center for Population Health Sciences (2018 - Present)
Faculty Director, Community Outreach and Engagement Program, Stanford Cancer Institute (2018 - Present)
Faculty Director, Office of Community Engagement, Stanford School of Medicine (2018 - Present)
PhD, University of California, Berkeley, Epidemiology (2008)
MPH, University of California, Berkeley, Maternal and Child Health (2002)
BS, University of Michigan, Environmental Science (1998)