Donna Shelley, MD, MPH is professor of public health policy and management at the NYU School of Global Public Health and professor of population health at the NYU School of Medicine. She is also co-lead of the Epidemiology and Cancer Control Program for the NYU Perlmutter Cancer Center. Dr. Shelley has built a rigorous program of translational, population-based, and policy-relevant research that aims to optimize the dissemination and implementation of tobacco use treatment in safety net health care delivery systems in the United States and South East Asia. Her research initiatives in this area have been funded by the Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, the National Institutes of Health, and the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, among others.
Dr. Shelley received her MD from the Mount Sinai School of Medicine, where she also completed an internship and residency in internal medicine. She also holds an MPH in health policy and management from Columbia University’s Mailman School of Public Health.