Raphael E. Cuomo, PhD
Affiliate Researcher

Raphael E. Cuomo, PhD, MPH, CPH, FRSPH is a professor and scientist who has made various noteworthy contributions in the fields of epidemiology, economics, and policy. He joined JFI in 2020 as an Affiliate Researcher.

Cuomo is known for his biostatistical and geospatial approaches to challenging public health and public policy issues. He has published numerous academic papers in leading biomedical journals, and he is the recipient of several awards for his scientific contributions. Dr. Cuomo completed his undergraduate education with Lafayette College and continued his graduate education with Harvard University, San Diego State University, and the University of California-San Diego. He completed additional training with the World Health Organization and with Yale University. Dr. Cuomo is board-certified in public health by the US-based National Board of Public Health Examiners, a Fellow of the UK-based Royal Society for Public Health, and a member of the Delta Omega honorary society. He has also been an active member of several professional public health organizations, including the American Public Health Association, the American College of Healthcare Executives, and AcademyHealth. He currently teaches classes to graduate students at the UC San Diego School of Medicine.