Mike Horst, PhD

Adjunct Faculty

Dr. Mike Horst has more than 25 years of experience in various administrative and technical roles within a hospital/health system.

Dr. Horst primarily serves as a biostatistician for numerous investigator-initiated projects, as a research administrator and as vice-chair of the Institutional Review Board at Penn Medicine/Lancaster General Hospital.

His research interests include:

  • Applications of GIS (Geographic Information Systems) to health-related research
  • Use of EMR (Electronic Medical Record) data in health systems research
  • Health systems outcomes research
  • Applied statistical methods in health outcomes research
  • Data science, big data and predictive/spatial modeling

Dr. Horst teaches SPHG 711 – Data Analysis for Public Health.