Susan Miller, MD, MPH

Professor of Clinical Family Medicine, Institute for Academic Medicine
Associate Clinical Member, Research Institute
John S. Dunn Research Chair in General Internal Medicine, Department of Medicine
Houston Methodist
Weill Cornell Medical College


Prior to joining Methodist in 2005, Dr. Miller held numerous positions at the Baylor College of Medicine including Medical Director of the Thomas Street Clinic, Medical Director of the Center for Women´s Health, and Director of the George W. Zeluff Section of International Medicine.

Description of Research

Dr. Miller´s research focuses on HIV and AIDS, and issues related to clinical ethics, death, and dying. She has been a consultant, co-investigator, and principal investigator on numerous industry sponsored clinical trials and NIH funded research.

Areas Of Expertise

Family medicine HIV AIDS Ethics Dying
Education & Training

, The University of Texas Health Science Center
, The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston
, University of Missouri

A qualitative study exploring moral distress in the ICU team: the importance of unit functionality and intrateam dynamics
Bruce, CR, Miller, SM & Zimmerman, JL 2015, Critical Care Medicine, vol 43, no. 4, pp. 823-831. DOI:

My past and future involvement with AIDS.
Miller, SM 2005, Research initiative, treatment action : RITA., vol 11, no. 2, pp. 7-9.

Human immunodeficiency virus-associated atypical mycobacterial skeletal infections
Hirsch, R, Miller, SM, Kazi, S, Cate, TR & Reveille, JD 1996, Seminars in Arthritis and Rheumatism, vol 25, no. 5, pp. 347-356. DOI:

HIV infection after needlesticks
Clinton White, A & Miller, SM 1991, Annals of Internal Medicine, vol 114, no. 3.

Treatment of opportunistic infections associated with acquired immune deficiency syndrome
Miller, SM 1990, Primary Care - Clinics in Office Practice, vol 17, no. 3, pp. 543-564.

Altered taste secondary to acetazolamide therapy
Miller, LG & Miller, SM 1990, Journal of Family Practice, vol 31, no. 2, pp. 199-200.

Academic mentoring and family medicine's research productivity
Rogers, JC, Holloway, RL & Miller, SM 1990, Family Medicine, vol 22, no. 3, pp. 186-190.

Drug selection for rheumatic manifestations of acquired immunodeficiency syndrome
Miller, LG & Miller, SM 1988, American Journal of Medicine, vol 85, no. 6, pp. 894-895.