MD, University of Cincinnati College of Medicine, 1984
MPH Rollins School of Public Health at Emory University, 2009
Dr. Heiman’s areas of interest and expertise include health policy, health equity, health-in-all-policies, and health system transformation.
Since joining the GSU School of Public Health in 2017, he has developed course curricula and taught courses on the U.S. healthcare system, health policy, and health-in-all-policies, looking at the health impacts of policies in non-health sectors,including education, housing, transportation, and community development.
He currently directs the new GSU Doctor of Public Health (DrPH) program, an applied public health doctorate program designed to prepare the next generation of public health leaders.
Heiman, HJ, Smith, LL, McKool, M, Mitchell, DN, Roth Bayer, C. Health Policy Training: A Review of the Literature. International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health. 13(1): 20, doi:10.3390/ijerph13010020 . 2015.
Heiman, HJ, Artiga, S. “Issue Brief: Beyond Health Care: The Role of Social Determinants in Promoting Health and Health Equity.” Published online November 2015 at http://kff.org/disparities-policy/issue-brief/beyond-health-care-the-role-of-social-determinants-in-promoting-health-and-health-equity/