J. Sanford (Sandy) Schwartz, MD
Year elected: 1991
Current membership category: Senior
University of Pennsylvania Perelman School of Medicine
Bolckley Hall #1224
423 Guardian Drive
Philadelphia, PA 19104-6021
United States of America
Phone: 215-898-3563
Facsimile: 215-573-8779

Honors and awards

National Academy of Medicine (2008)

Biographical statement

Medical decision making: Health services and policy research: Outcomes, effectiveness, cost-effectiveness, comparative effectiveness; Adoption and diffusion of medical innovation; Risk communication; Changing physician and patient behavior

Institutional affiliations

Ben Z. Stanger, MD, PhD is the representative at this institution.


General Medicine
Health services research
Internal Medicine
Outcomes research
Public Policy

Positions held

Department Chair
Institute Director