Eboni Price-Haywood, MD, MPH, FACP, is the Medical Director at Ochsner Xavier Institute for Health Equity and Research (OXIHER) and leads its efforts to better understand and address health inequity in Louisiana. In partnership with Xavier University of Louisiana, the OXIHER uses outcomes research, population health, workforce development and health equity education initiatives, community engagement and health advocacy to investigate and create solutions for the challenges we face today.

Dr. Price-Haywood is the former Director of the Center for Outcomes & Health Service Research at Ochsner Health. In that role, she led a system-wide research center whose goal is to accelerate discovery of new knowledge concerning clinical and cost-effectiveness of health care delivery innovations; translate research into practice; and disseminate research findings to improve clinical, administrative, and policy decision making.

In addition, Dr. Price-Haywood is

  • Physician, Primary Care and Wellness Center
  • Director, Primary Care Research Network
  • Associate Professor, Ochsner Clinical School, University of Queensland

Dr. Price-Haywood has spent her career as a primary care physician, focusing on disease prevention, health promotion, and care delivery improvements, with a particular focus on addressing health disparities and advancing health equity.

She has also held key leadership roles within the Society of General Internal Medicine as an elected council member, as Co-Chair of the Health Equity Commission, and as an editorial board member of the Journal of General Internal Medicine.

Dr. Price-Haywood earned her MD from the Johns Hopkins School of Medicine and an MPH at the Johns Hopkins School of Hygiene and Public Health.

Conflicts of Interest

As of May 25, 2021

Financial or Business Associations:

  • Ochsner Health System, Employer

Personal Associations:

  • Society of General Internal Medicine (SGIM), Member
  • American College of Physicians, Member
  • American Medical Informatics Association, Member
  • AcademyHealth, Member


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