Bradley Pollock

M.P.H., Ph.D., F.A.C.E.

Professor and Chairman
Rolkin Chair in Public Health Sciences
Department of Public Health Sciences
Associate Dean for Public Health Sciences
University of California Davis School of Medicine Adjunct Professor
University of Texas Health San Antonio

Dr. Bradley Pollock, Ph.D., M.P.H., F.A.C.E., is Professor of Epidemiology, Chairman of the Department of Public Health Sciences and Associate Dean for Public Health Sciences at the University of California (UC) Davis School of Medicine. He is Adjunct Professor of Epidemiology in the UT Health School of Medicine’s Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics. He serves as the co-Principal Investigator of the Trauma Outcomes and UroGenital Health in OEF/OIF (TOUGH)–A Retrospective Cohort Study with Long-Term Follow-up. He received his B.S. in Biological Science from the University of California Irvine and both his M.P.H. and Ph.D. in Epidemiology from the UCLA School of Public Health and is a Fellow of the American College of Epidemiology. Prior to joining the faculty at UC Davis, Dr. Pollock was Professor and Founding Chair of the Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics at the University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio School of Medicine from 2001–2014. From 1988–2001 he was on the faculty of the University of Florida College of Medicine.

Dr. Pollock is the Principal Investigator of the Children’s Oncology Group National Cancer Institute (NCI) Community Oncology Research Program (NCORP) Research Base, which supports almost all North American cancer treatment sites devoted exclusively to childhood and adolescent cancer research and control. He is the co-chair of the Methods & Processes Domain Task Force for the National Institutes of Health (NIH)-sponsored Clinical Translational Science Award Consortium and is the former co-chair of the NCI Cancer Care Delivery Research Steering Committee. Dr. Pollock is a leading researcher on the epidemiology and control of childhood and adolescent cancers. While his research focuses on pediatric oncology, Dr. Pollock also has extensive experience in multi-institutional international studies on adult cancers, trauma, HIV, diabetes and obesity. He is also known for developing research infrastructure integrating diverse disciplines such as epidemiology, biostatistics, and informatics with clinical and translational approaches addressing health issues.