Marthe Gold, MD, MPH
Senior Scholar | New York Academy of Medicine
Marthe Gold MD, MPH joined the New York Academy of Medicine in 2015 as a Senior Scholar, where her primary focus is on implementing methods to gain informed public participation in decisions that affect them. A graduate of the Tufts School of Medicine and the Columbia School of Public Health, Marthe trained in family medicine and in her clinical work was in rural and urban under-served communities. From 1990-1996 she served as Senior Policy Advisor in the Office of the Assistant Secretary for Health in the Department of Health and Human Services where she convened and directed the work of the first Panel on Cost-effectiveness in Health and Medicine.
She returned to New York in 2007 to chair the Department of Community Health and Social Medicine at the CUNY Medical School. A member of the National Academy of Medicine (NAM), she currently serves on its Roundtable on Population Health. She is immediate Past President of the International Society for Priorities in Health.