Richard W. Stahlhut, M.D., M.P.H.

Richard W. Stahlhut, M.D., M.P.H.

Contact Information

University of Rochester Medical Center
School of Medicine and Dentistry
601 Elmwood Ave, Box 668
Rochester, NY 14642

Appointment: (585) 275-URMC (8762)

Professional Bio

Dr. Stahlhut is an environmental health researcher and is board certified in preventive medicine. His training includes a masters in Biostatistics from the Harvard School of Public Health and a fellowship in Medical Informatics at Massachusetts General Hospital. He is interested in how common environmental chemical exposures may be related to the development of obesity as well as related diseases, such as diabetes and metabolic syndrome. He has previously studied the (nonpersistent) phthalates and bisphenol A, and will be looking more closely at persistent organic pollutants in future work.

Patient Care Bio

Dr. Stahlhut is an environmental health researcher and is board certified in preventive medicine. His training includes a masters in Biostatistics from the Harvard School of Public Health and a fellowship in Medical Informatics at Massachusetts General Hospital. He is interested in how common environmental chemical exposures may be related to the development of obesity as well as related diseases, such as diabetes and metabolic syndrome. He has previously studied the (nonpersistent) phthalates and bisphenol A, and will be looking more closely at persistent organic pollutants in future work.

Current Appointments

Research Assistant Professor (Part-Time) - Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology (SMD) - Primary

Education

MPH | Health Sciences | University of Rochester2007
MS | Biostatistics | Harvard School of Public Health1986
MD | Medicine | Indiana University1982
BA | Mathematics | University of Indianapolis1978

Post-Doctoral Training & Residency

Preventive Medicine Resident, University of Rochester, Rochester NY 2007
Resident in Emergency Medicine, Ohio State University, Columbus OH 1984