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Michael Rozier, S.J., Ph.D.

Assistant Professor, Health Management and Policy
College for Public Health and Social Justice

Courses Taught

Ethical Leadership in Health Management and Policy
Introduction to Global Health


  • Ph.D., Health Management and Policy, University of Michigan
  • M.Div., S.T.L., Boston College
  • M.H.S., Johns Hopkins University
  • B.A., Chemistry, Saint Louis University

Research Interests

Public health ethics, organizational ethics, community benefit, policy framing, population health strategies, community-hospital partnership

Publications and Media Placements

  1. Rozier M, Goold S, Singh S. How Should Nonprofit Hospitals’ Community Benefit Be More Responsive to Health Disparities? AMA Journal of Ethics. 2019; 21(3):e273-280.
  2. Rozier M, Ghaferi A, Rose A, Simon N-J, Birkmeyer N, Prosser L. Patient Preferences for Bariatric Surgery: Findings from a Survey Using Discrete Choice Methodology. JAMA Surgery. 2019; 154(1):e184375.
  3. Rozier M, Singh S, Jacobson P, Prosser L. Priorities for Investing in Community Health Improvement: A Comparison of Decision Makers in Public Health, Nonprofit Hospitals, and Community Nonprofits. Journal of Public Health Management and Practice. 2019; 25(4):322-331.
  4. Rozier M. Religion and Public Health: Moral Tradition as both Challenge and Opportunity. Journal of Religion and Health. 2017; 56(3):1052-1063.
  5. Rozier M. Structures of Virtue as a Framework for Public Health Ethics. Public Health Ethics. 2016; 9(1):3745.
  6. Rozier M, Singer PM. Money, Politics, and Morality in the Framing of Medicaid Expansion. American Journal of Public Health. 2016; 106(2):203-204.

Honors and Awards

  • Curtis Holzgang, M.D. Endowed Lecture Visiting Scholar, Providence Health and Services
  • Fellowship in Auschwitz for the Study of Professional Ethics
  • Student Government Association Faculty Excellence Award
  • James Dowdy Memorial Faculty Excellence Award

Professional Organizations and Associations

  • Association of Community Health Improvement
  • American Society for Bioethics and Humanities
  • American Public Health Association
  • Academy Health
  • Catholic Health Association, Community Benefit and Leadership Formation advisory boards
  • SSM Health Corporation, Board of Directors and Sponsor Board
  • Loyola Academy of St. Louis, Board of Members