Howard P. Forman

Professor of Diagnostic Radiology & Public Health; Professor of Economics & Management; Director, MD/MBA Program; Director, Healthcare Focus Area, MBA for Executives, Yale SOM; Director, Healthcare Management Program (HCM), School of Public Health

Professor Howard Forman
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Professor Forman is a health services researcher focusing on diagnostic radiology, health policy, and healthcare leadership. Professor Forman directs the healthcare management program in the Yale School of Public Health and teaches healthcare economics in the Yale College Economics Department. He is the faculty founder and director of the MD/MBA program between Yale School of Medicine and Yale School of Management as well as the faculty director of the healthcare focus area in the School of Management’s MBA for Executives program. As a practicing emergency/trauma radiologist, he is actively involved in patient care and issues related to financial administration, healthcare compliance, and contracting. He has worked in the U.S. Senate, as a health policy fellow, on Medicare legislation. 


  • MBA, The Wharton School, University of Pennsylvania, 1996
  • MD, SUNY- Stony Brook, 1989
  • BS, The City College of New York, CUNY, 1987


Posts by Howard P. Forman


Fellow, American College of Radiology
Robert Wood Johnson Health Policy Fellow
Fellow, Society for Computed Body Tomography and Magnetic Resonance
Alpha Omega Alpha National Honor Society
Palmer Scholar, University of Pennsylvania Wharton School of Business


Healthcare: The Journal of Delivery Science and Innovation
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