Steven Katz is Professor of Medicine and Health Management and Policy at the University of Michigan. He has received a number of project and program grants from NIH to lead research that addresses cancer treatment communication, decision-making, and quality of care. He directs the Health Behavior and Outcomes Program for the U-M Rogel Cancer Center.
Dr. Katz received a National Cancer Institute Established Investigator in Cancer Control, Behavioral and Population Sciences Research Award (2006-2012). He also serves on the JAMA Oncology Editorial Board. Dr. Katz received the Conn research award in the UM Department of Medicine and the Dean’s Award for Excellence in Research at the UM Medical School. He received his MPH in the Robert Wood Johnson Clinical Scholars Program at the University of Washington. He received his MD from the University of California, San Francisco and completed residency in internal medicine at the University of California, Los Angeles. Dr. Katz leads the Cancer Surveillance and Outcomes Research Team (www.cansort.org) centered at the University of Michigan. CanSORT is an interdisciplinary research program focused on population and intervention studies of the quality of care and outcomes of cancer detection and treatment in diverse populations.