Dr. Brian Chan has a faculty appointment in the OHSU-PSU School of Public Health in the Public Health Practice programs. In this SPH role his work includes mentoring students.
In addition to his work as a faculty member in SPH, Dr. Chan is an Assistant Professor and clinician-investigator in the Division of General Internal Medicine and Geriatrics, and a member of Addiction Medicine at the OHSU School of Medicine. His interest is in the intersection of addiction and medical treatment system and conducts health services research investigating clinical interventions to improve care for underserved individuals who are medically and socially complex, including those experiencing homelessness and those with substance use disorders.
M.D., State University of New York (SUNY) Downstate Medical Center, 2010
M.P.H., Yale University, 2004
B.A., Stanford University, 2002
¹ CEPH Primary Instructional Faculty
² CEPH Non-Primary Instructional Faculty
Experienced Faculty With Diverse Backgrounds
More than 150 faculty members work within the OHSU-PSU School of Public Health. They have a wide range of expertise, from monitoring and assessing health risks and opportunities in populations, to helping build health-supporting social environments through policy, advocacy, and programs. They are educators, advisors, researchers, practitioners and community leaders. They come from backgrounds in quantitative, behavioral, environmental and social sciences, policy and government, exercise and health sciences and anthropology, among many other areas. They all work in collaboration with each other and with community partners, and are especially focused on the training and education of future leaders and practitioners in the public health fields.