Michelle A. Mello, J.D., Ph.D

Professor of Health Policy and
Harvard School of Public Health
United StatesMichelle A. Mello is Assistant Professor of Health Policy and Law in the Department of Health Policy and Management, Harvard School of Public Health. She holds a J.D. from the Yale Law School and a Ph.D. in Health Policy and Administration from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. Dr. Mello conducts research into developments in health care law and policy, including both large scale empirical studies and qualitative analyses of trends and issues in litigation. Her areas of interest include managed care, medical errors, the medical malpractice system, mass tort litigation, human subjects research, and bioethics.