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Matthew Davis

Matthew Davis

Professor of Pediatrics and Communicable Diseases and Professor of Internal Medicine, Medical School; Professor of Public Policy, Gerald R. Ford School of Public Policy

Phone: (734) 615-7046
Office: Weill Hall
735 S. State St. #4125
Ann Arbor, MI 48109-0456
E-mail: mattdav@umich.edu

Research and Teaching Interests:

  • _Health

Educational Background:

MD, Harvard Medical School (cum laude)
MPP, University of Chicago


Dr. Davis' current work focuses on vaccination policy issues, child and family health insurance issues, innovations in health care delivery, and bringing the public voice to the national dialogue about child and family health and health policy issues. He is director of the C.S. Mott Children's Hospital National Poll on Children's Health and the National Voices Project, faculty lead for the MD/MPP dual-degree program at the University of Michigan, and faculty lead for an upcoming Coursera (open online curriculum) course about health policy in the United States. He also serves as a mentor for research fellows and graduate students, and as an active clinician within the U-M Health System.

Academic Appointments:

  • Medical School
  • Gerald R. Ford School of Public Policy