Faculty: Graduate Certificate in Public Health – Online
The Graduate Certificate in Public Health is offered by OSU's College of Public Health and Human Sciences (CPHHS). The CPHHS is a member of the Oregon Master of Public Health (OMPH) program, which is accredited by the Council on Education for Public Health (CEPH). Online courses are developed and taught by OSU's renowned CPHHS faculty, who are well-known for their expertise in the public health disciplines and disease prevention research.
Associate Professor in Health Policy; Ph.D. Health Economics, Johns Hopkins University, Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, Md. General research interests include the labor market effects of physical and mental health status, the relationship between place and obesity, the causes of hunger and food insecurity and the effect of poverty and rural location on health.
Associate Professor in Biostatistics; Ph.D. Statistics, University of California, Davis, Department of Statistics; M.S. Epidemiology, University of California, Davis, Graduate Group in Epidemiology; M.S. Statistics, California State University, East Bay, Department of Statistics. Research interests: Bayesian nonparametric and semi-parametric modeling and data analysis; Biomarkers and diagnostic tests for screening, diagnosis and risk prediction.
Associate Professor in Epidemiology; Ph.D. Epidemiology, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, N.C.; M.S.P.H. Epidemiology, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, N.C. Research interests: Identifying environmental and genetic risk factors for childhood cancers.
Associate Professor in Health Policy; Sc.D. Health Policy and Management, Harvard University School of Public Health, Boston, Mass.; MPH, University of Texas School of Public Health, Houston, Texas. Research interests: Equitable and sustainable health development for low-income nations; health systems finance; national health care systems and universal health care; evaluating equity and efficiency in health care services and system finance; comparative health care systems; and integrating allopathic, traditional, alternative and complimentary medicines into modern health care systems.
Ph.D. Public Health-Environment, Safety and Health, Oregon State University, Corvallis, Ore.; M.S. Human Physiology, University of Oregon, Eugene, Ore. Research interests: exposure surveillance and contaminant modeling related to private drinking water sources; policy development and analysis related to the protection of private drinking water sources; and environmental justice issues related to clean water access.
Postdoctoral Fellow in Health Promotion and Health Behavior; Ph.D. Public Health - Health Promotion and Health Behavior, Oregon State University, Corvallis, Ore.; MPH, OSU, Corvallis, Ore. Research interests: sexual/reproductive health promotion and disease prevention among young adults; technology-based health promotion; and practical interventions for sexual/reproductive health promotion and disease prevention.