An Interdisciplinary Team with a Disciplined Focus
We are a team led by researchers with diverse backgrounds — all focused on men's health outcomes and the full range of factors that affect men's health.
Director, Center for Research on Men's Health
Professor of Medicine Health and Society
Associate Professor of General Internal Medicine & Public Health and Sociology
Associate Director, Center for Research on Men's Health
Research Associate Professor of Medicine, Health and Society
Sydika A. McKissic, Ph.D.
Emily Cornish Jaeger, M.P.H.
Erin M. Bergner, M.P.H., M.A.
Senior Research Specialist
Andrea R. Semlow, M.P.H., M.S.
Donnatesa A. L. Dean, M.P.H.
Internal Faculty Affiliates
Kelvin A. Moses, M.D., PhD.
Assistant Professor, Urologic Surgery in Vanderbilt University School of Medicine
Vanderbilt University Medical Center Chief of Urology, Urologic Surgeon/Oncologist
Gregory (Dan) Ayers, M.S.
Senior Associate in Biostatistics at Vanderbilt University School of Medicine
Velma McBride Murry, Ph.D.
Lois Autrey Betts Chair in Education and Human Development
Professor, Human and Organizational Development in Peabody College at Vanderbilt University
Hector Myers, Ph.D.
Professor, Medicine, Health and Society and Psychology in the College of Arts and Sciences at Vanderbilt University
Ebony O. McGee, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor, Education, Diversity, and STEM education, Dept. of Teaching and Learning in Peabody College at Vanderbilt University
External Faculty Affiliates
Gary G. Bennett, Ph.D.
Bishop-MacDermott Family Professor, Psychology and Neuroscience in the Trinity College of Arts and Sciences at Duke University
Robert L. Newton, Jr., Ph.D.
Associate Professor, Physical Activity and Ethnic Minority Health in Pennington Biomedical Research Center at Louisiana State University
Ken A. Resnicow, Ph.D.
Professor, Health Behavior and Health Education in the School of Public Health at University of Michigan
Roland J. Thorpe, Jr., Ph.D.
Associate Professor, Health, Behavior, and Society in Krieger School of Arts and Sciences at Johns Hopkins University
Director, Program for Research on Men's Health, Hopkins Center for Health Disparities Solutions
Bettina Campbell, M.S.W.
Executive Director, YOUR Center in Flint, Michigan
Keith C. Norris, M.D., Ph.D.
Professor, Medicine, UCLA Division of General Internal Medicine and Health Services Research in the David Geffen School of Medicine at the University of California, Los Angeles
David O. Garcia, PhD
Assistant Professor in the Mel and Enid Zuckerman College of Public Health at the Univeristy of Arizona
Director, Nosotros Comprometidos A Su Salud
Director, Community Health and Outreach, Center for Health Disparities Research, University of Arizona Health Sciences
Assistant Director of Community Outreach & Engagement, The University of Arizona Cancer Center
Luis A. Valdez, PhD
Assistant Professor, School of Public Health and Health Sciences at University of Massachusetts Amherst
Natasha Schaefer-Solle, PhD
Research Assistant Professor
Assistant Director of Behavioral and Community-Based Research Shared Resource
Kevin L. Billups, M.D.
Professor, Surgery and Urology and Medicine in Meharry Medical College School of Medicine
Executive Director, Meharry Men's Health Program in Meharry Medical College School of Medicine