William T. Gallo

William T. Gallo studies healthy aging by investigating the intersection of employment and well-being; the influence of the built environment; and the burden of informal caregiving. A labor/health economist with postdoctoral training in social epidemiology, Dr. Gallo has published more than 50 scientific articles in economics, public health, sociology, and medicine, which have informed federal policy and corporate labor practice. Formerly a Research Scientist at the Yale School of Medicine, Dr. Gallo is currently Professor of Health Policy and Management at the CUNY School of Public Health and Professor of Nursing at the CUNY Graduate Center.



  • PhD in from University of Connecticut, Storrs, CT
  • MBA in from Thunderbird School of Global Management at Arizona State University, Glendale, AZ


Research Interests

Employment & Health, Health Services Research, Gerontology



  • Professor of Nursing, CUNY Graduate Center
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