Paula M. Lantz, PhD, MS
Phone: 202.994.6568
2021 K St. NW
Washington, DC 20006


Paula M. Lantz, PhD, MS


Dr. Paula Lantz, PhD, a social epidemiologist, is Professor and Chair of the Department of Health Policy in the Milken Institute School of Public Health at The George Washington University.

Dr. Lantz's main areas of research include the role of public health in health care reform, clinical preventive services (such as cancer screening and prenatal care), and social inequalities in health. She is particularly interested in the role of health care versus broad social policy aimed at social determinants of health in reducing social disparities in health status.