Michael Hochman, MD, MPH is a board certified general internist who graduated from Harvard Medical School.  After completing an internal medicine residency, he was a Robert Wood Johnson Foundation Clinical Scholar at the University of California, Los Angeles.  Currently, Dr. Hochman is the Director of the Gehr Center for Health Systems Science at the Keck School of Medicine of USC in Los Angeles.

Dr. Hochman has an interest in communicating complex medical information in a digestible format.  He has written numerous medically related articles for the Boston Globe and other lay media publications.  In addition, Dr. Hochman enjoys teaching and has won several clinical teaching awards.  Dr. Hochman has also published original research in top medical journals including the Journal of the American Medical Association.