Leiyu Shi

  • Director, Johns Hopkins Primary Care Policy Center

  • Professor of Health Policy & Health Services Research

  • Co-Editor-in-Chief, International Journal for Equity in Health

  • Director, Dr.PH Program Taiwan Cohort

  • Director, Pacific Rim Dr.PH Program

  • Departmental Affiliation(s):

    Health Policy and Management (Primary)

    Contact Information

    Room 409, Hampton House, 624 N. Braodway
    Baltimore , Maryland   21205
    US        

    410-614-6507
    410-614-9046

    Education

    MBA, University of California
    DrPH, University of California, 1990
    MPA, University of California

    Overview

    Primary care, health disparities, and vulnerable populations. • The association between primary care and health outcomes, particularly on the role of primary care in mediating the adverse impact of income inequality on health outcomes. • Research on the nation’s vulnerable populations, in particular community health centers that serve vulnerable populations, including their sustainability, provider recruitment and retention experiences, financial performance, experience under managed care, and quality of care.

    Honors and Awards

    Visiting/Adjunct Professor, China and Taiwan Universities; Who’s Who in Medicine and Healthcare; Who’s Who in America; China Health Policy and Manageemnt Society Best Papers Award, 2013; USC School of Public Health Faculty Research Award, 1996; Outstanding Graduate Student Instructor Award, 1988-1989, UC Berkeley; Regents Fellow, 1987-1990, UC Berkeley; Recipient of Public Health Alumni Association Scholarship, 1988 UC Berkeley; Distinguished PRC Scholar, 1986, U.S. National Committee on United States-China Relations.  

    Research Interests

    Health Policy and Management, primary care, vulnerable populations, community health centers, health disparities, access to care, quality of care

    Publications

    • Selected Publications:
    • Books (last two years)
    • Shi, Leiyu, and Singh, Douglas A. Delivering Health Care in America: A Systems Approach. Jones and Bartlett Publishers, Inc., 5th edition, Sudbury, MA, 2012, 634 pages.
    • Shi, Leiyu, and Singh, Douglas A. The Nation’s Health. Jones and Bartlett Publishers, Inc., Sudbury, MA, 8th edition, 2011, 849 pages.
    • Shi, Leiyu, and Stevens, Greg. Vulnerable Populations in the United States. Jossey-Bass Publishers, Inc., San Francisco, CA, 2nd edition, 325 pages, 2010.