Katherine T. Mills, PhD, MSPH

Associate Professor

Department of Epidemiology
School of Medicine


Dr. Katherine Mills received her doctor of philosophy in epidemiology from Tulane University. Before returning to Tulane, she completed a postdoctoral fellowship in cardiovascular disease epidemiology at Johns Hopkins University. Her research interests include cardiovascular, renal, and neuroepidemiology, implementation science, and health disparities in the burden and treatment of cardiovascular, renal and neurological disease. Dr. Mills is PI for a trial testing the implementation of an intensive blood pressure reduction intervention on cognitive decline in racial minority and low-income hypertensive patients in primary care.