Daniel L. Howard, Ph.D.
Daniel L. Howard, Ph.D. is an Associate Professor of Health Policy and the Director of the Office of Sponsored Programs at Shaw University. He received his Ph.D. in Policy Development and Program Evaluation at Vanderbilt University's Peabody College of Education and Human Development in 1992. He also completed postdoctoral training at the University of Michigan School of Public Health and School of Social Work in 1994 as Paul B. Cornely and Ford/Rockefeller Fellow and the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill Cecil G. Sheps Center for Health Services Research in 1998 as a National Research Service Award (NRSA) Fellow.
His research interests include epidemiological patterns among African-Americans; health services research and African-Americans; and health policy. He has actively participated in grant research funded by National Institute of Health National Institute on Drug Abuse, the National Center for Minority Health and Health Disparities, the National Institute of Aging, and the Agency for Health Research Quality (AHRQ), which pertain to the medical treatment and health outcomes of African Americans.