Gregory A. Roth, MD, MPH, is an Associate Professor in the Division of Cardiology and Adjunct Associate Professor of Health Metrics Sciences at the Institute for Health Metrics and Evaluation (IHME) at the University of Washington School of Medicine. At IHME, he is Director for the Program in Cardiovascular Health Metrics.

Dr. Roth’s research focuses on global cardiovascular health surveillance, population health, and quality of care and outcomes for cardiovascular diseases such as heart failure, coronary heart disease, and pulmonary hypertension. His research has been funded by the National Institutes of Health, American Heart Association, Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation and others.

Dr. Roth earned his bachelor’s degree and MD from Brown University and his MPH from the University of Washington. He then trained in internal medicine and cardiovascular diseases at the UW and served as an attending physician in the emergency department at Harborview Medical Center, Seattle, and as a consultant physician at Whakatane Hospital, New Zealand. He received additional training as a postdoctoral fellow with the Veterans Administration Health Services Research and Development branch. He is an attending cardiologist and echocardiographer at Harborview Medical Center, Seattle.


Global burden of cardiovascular disease and contribution of risk factorsEAS AC on Epidemiology & GeneticsGlobal perspectives of cardiovascular disease, and impact of risk factors88th EAS Congress 2020