Adam Perzynski, PhD, MA, BA

Associate Professor
Department of Medicine
Associate Professor
Department of Sociology
Director, Patient-Centered Media Lab
Center for Health Care Research and Policy
MetroHealth Medical Center

Research Information

Research Interests

  • Novel strategies to eliminate health disparities
  • Outcomes measurement over the life course
  • Mixed methods research


Perzynski AT, Shick S & Adebambo B, editors. (In Press). Health Disparities and Social Determinants: Weaving a New Understanding through Case Narratives. Springer Nature, NY.

Krieger NI, Perzynski AT, Dalton JE. (2019). Facilitating Replication and Reproducibility in Team Science: the 'projects' R Package. bioRxiv.:540-542.

Pedretti M & Perzynski AT. (2019). Reversing the Process: Video Composition and the Ends of Writing. Chapter 4 in Bridging a Multimodal Gap: From Theory to Practice, Santosh & Lee eds. Utah State University Press.

Perzynski AT, Rothberg M, Dawson NV, Coulton C & Dalton JE. (2018). Root Causes of Elevated Cardiovascular Risk in Disadvantaged Communities, Response to comment on Accuracy of Cardiovascular Risk Prediction Varies by Neighborhood Socioeconomic Position. Annals of Internal Medicine, 168(9):681-682. DOI: 10.7326/L18-0008

Perzynski AT & Berg K. (2018). Digital Divide Hinders Use of Health-Promoting Technologies. Public Health Post.

Gunzler, D, Perzynski AT & Carle A (expected 2019). Structural Equation Modeling for Medical Research. Book under contract with Chapman Hall.

Bendik-Keymer J, Perzynski AT, Duda J* & Terchek J. (2016). A Qualitative Study of Moral Development of Students at Case Western Reserve University. CWRU, Executive Summary.

Maier V, Lohr M, Perzynski A , & Einstadter D. Implementing population health initiatives in school-based health centers. The Ohio Family Physician. 2016;68:26-27, 29.

Holmes M, Perzynski AT, Yoon S* and Kobulsky, J*. (2016). Examining Resilience among Maltreated Children. Schubert Center for Child Studies Research and Policy Brief.


Doctor of Philosophy
Case Western Reserve University
Master of Arts
University of Toledo
Bachelor of Arts
University of Toledo