Jack Tsai, MD, MBA

Associate professor

Affiliated with the Yale School of Medicine, Tsai is a distinguished public health and mental health expert, serving as Campus Dean and Professor of Public Health at UTHealth, and Research Director for the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs National Center on Homelessness Among Veterans. He has published over 200 peer-reviewed articles on homelessness, severe mental illness, trauma, and health disparities and holds leadership positions in the American Psychological Association and the American Public Health Association. As Editor-in-Chief for npj Mental Health Research and the Journal of Social Distress and Homelessness, he is dedicated to advancing knowledge in the field. Dr. Tsai is also actively involved in teaching and mentoring at VA, Yale, UTHealth, and other universities.