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Brian C. Martin , PhD , MBA

    • Title:
    • Assistant Dean

    • Role:
    • Faculty

    • Faculty Appointments:
    • Professor of Health Professions

    • Additional Certifications:
    • Program Director, MPH Program

    • Focus Areas:
    • Office Location:
    • Lester Hall

    • Undergraduate Education:
    • Graduate Education:
    • Master of Business Administration, April 1993
      University of South Carolina, Darla Moore School of Business, Columbia, SC

      Doctor of Philosophy, Ph.D., Health Services Research and Administration, August 1996
      University of South Carolina, Arnold School of Public Health, Columbia, SC

    • Postdoctoral Education:
    • Medical Education:
    • Residency:
    • Fellowship(s):
    • Board Certification(s):
    • Affiliation(s):
    • Adjunct Associate Professor, College of Health Sciences, School of Community and Environmental Health, Old Dominion University, Norfolk, VA

    • Research Interests:
    • Access to care, financing healthcare services, cost/benefit analysis, and healthcare workforce development.

    • Primary Specialty:
    • Hospital:
    • Courses Taught:
    • Financing Healthcare; Practicum; Strategic Planning for Health Care; Health Services Planning; Health Services Delivery and Organization; Human Resources Management; Public Health Budgeting and Finance; Philosophy of Public Health; Field Experience.

    • Current Projects:
    • Social Determinants of Treatment Disparities in Cutaneous Melanoma
      Disparities in Patients with Low-Birth Weight and Premature Birth
      Abnormalities in Coffin-Siris Syndrome Patients

    • Bio:
    • Dr. Martin is Professor and Director, Graduate Programs in Public Health in the School of Health Professions, and Assistant Dean for Admissions & Enrollment at Eastern Virginia Medical School (EVMS).  He has operational and administrative responsibility for the Master of Public Health (MPH) degree, a professional degree offered by EVMS in collaboration with Old Dominion University (ODU).  As an academician Dr. Martin has taught undergraduate and graduate students, provided service activities, and conducted research in the area of health services administration for over 15 years.  His research interests include access to care, financing healthcare services, cost/benefit analysis, and healthcare workforce development.  From 2006-2014, Dr. Martin was employed at East Tennessee State University, College of Public Health, where he was a tenured, Associate Professor and MPH Coordinator.  Prior to entering academia, he performed strategic planning and new business development in a large, non-profit, tertiary care, teaching hospital.  Dr. Martin earned his Bachelor’s degree in Business Administration (1988) and Master of Business Administration (1993) from the University of South Carolina School of Business.  He earned his Doctor of Philosophy in Health Services Research and Administration (1996) from the University of South Carolina School of Public Health.