Melissa Clark, Ph.D.​

Associate Dean for Education
Professor of Health Services, Policy and Practice, Brown School of Public Health


Dr. Clark is Associate Dean for Education and a Professor in the Brown University School of Public Health. She is a methodologist whose research interests integrate survey research methods with substantive areas of underserved populations and women's health. Her research explores individual, social, and environmental barriers and facilitators to health and well-being among individuals who have traditionally experienced disparities in health status and access to high quality health care. She received her Ph.D. in Public Health Sciences at the University of Illinois at Chicago School of Public Health.