Marshall Chin, MD, MPH

Richard Parrillo Family Professor of Healthcare Ethics
Department of Medicine, University of Chicago

Marshall H. Chin, MD, MPH, FACP, is a general internist with extensive experience improving the care of vulnerable patients with chronic disease. He is the Richard Parrillo Family Professor of Healthcare Ethics in the Department of Medicine at the University of Chicago; Director of the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation (RWJF) Reducing Health Care Disparities Through Payment and Delivery System Reform Program Office; Director of the Chicago Center for Diabetes Translation Research; and Associate Director of the MacLean Center for Clinical Medical Ethics at the University of Chicago. He is improving diabetes care and outcomes on the South Side of Chicago and leading the evaluation of a Commonwealth Fund project implementing the patient-centered medical home in 65 safety net clinics across five states. Dr. Chin is also investigating how to improve shared decision making between clinicians and LGBTQ racial/ethnic minority patients.

He serves on the Centers for Disease Control Community Preventive Services Task Force and co-chairs the National Quality Forum (NQF) Disparities Standing Committee. He is the President of the Society of General Internal Medicine (SGIM), and has won mentoring awards from SGIM and the University of Chicago. Dr. Chin received his MD from University of California at San Francisco School of Medicine and completed residency and fellowship training in general internal medicine at Brigham and Women’s Hospital, Harvard Medical School.