Albert Hofman
Professor

Albert Hofman

Stephen B. Kay Family Professor of Public Health and Clinical Epidemiology

Epidemiology

ahofman@hsph.harvard.edu

Other Positions

Chair, Department of Epidemiology

Epidemiology

Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health


Overview

Albert Hofman, MD, PhD is the Chair of the Department of Epidemiology and the Stephen B. Kay Family Professor of Public Health and Clinical Epidemiology at the Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health in Boston, Massachusetts (USA). Dr. Hofman was the chairman of the department of Epidemiology of the Erasmus Medical Center/Erasmus University Rotterdam, The Netherlands, from 1988 until 2016. He has been science director of the graduate school Netherlands Institute for Health sciences (Nihes) since its start in 1990 until 2015.


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