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Brian Tuohy, PhD

Assistant Professor, Center for Bioethics, Urban Health and Policy

Brian Tuohy
About Me

Research Interests

  • Immigration
  • Health disparities
  • Medical sociology
  • Immigrant health
  • Ethnography
  • Qualitative methods
  • Implementation science

About Me

Please see my personal website for more information about me and my research:

Education, Training & Credentials

Educational Background

  • Postdoctoral Fellow, University of Wisconsin, School of Medicine and Public Health, Madison, WI
  • Postdoctoral Fellow, University of California, Fielding School of Public Health, Los Angeles, CA
  • PhD, Sociology, University of Chicago, Chicago, IL
  • MSt, The Study of Religion, University of Oxford
  • BA, Religion and Psychology, University of Rochester


  • American Sociological Association
  • AcademyHealth

Selected Publications

1. Tuohy, Brian. “Health Without Papers: Immigrants, Citizenship and Health in the 21st Century”, Social Forces, 98:3 (2020), pp. 1052-1073.

2. Tuohy, Brian and Talen, Emily. “Urban Design in a New Age of Immigration” in City and Community, 16:4 (2017), pp. 374-379.