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Department of Public Health Sciences

DPHS Faculty

 
The Department of Public Health Sciences faculty collaborates extensively with other Departments, Colleges, Programs, Units, Projects and individuals across the MUSC Campus, South Carolina, the United States and abroad. Our investigators work side by side with scientists and medical professionals to design studies, manage data, conduct data analysis and maximize data usage for informed conclusions. We also provide extensive educational support and opportunities to our PhD and MS students as well as scholars in many different disciplines, including medical students, basic science doctoral candidates, nursing and health administration students, and many others.

John E. Vena, PhD
Professor and Founding Chair

Biostatistics and Bioinformatics Faculty

Biostatistics and Bioinformatics Professors

Valerie Durkalski, PhD
Professor
Mulugeta Gebregziabher, PhD
Professor
Vice Chair for Academic Programs
Elizabeth Hill, PhD
Professor
Andrew Lawson, PhD
Distinguished University Professor
Vice Chair for Research
Paul Nietert, PhD
Professor
Division Leader
Yuko Y. Palesch, PhD
Distinguished University Professor
Viswanathan Ramakrishnan, PhD
Professor
Wenle Zhao, PhD
Research Professor
    

Biostatistics and Bioinformatics Associate Professors

Jordan Elm, PhD
Research Associate Professor
Hong Li, PhD
Associate Professor
 
Renee' Martin, PhD
Associate Professor
Brian Neelon, PhD
Associate Professor
  
Beth Wolf, PhD
Associate Professor
Sharon Yeatts, PhD
Research Associate Professor
  

Biostatistics and Bioinformatics Assistant Professors

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Dongjun Chung, PhD
Assistant Professor
Caitlyn Ellerbe, PhD
Research Assistant Professor
Yeonhee Park, PhD
Assistant Professor
Ralph Ward, PhD
Research Assistant Professor
 

Biostatistics and Bioinformatics Research Associates and Research Instructors

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Kent Armeson, MS
Research Instructor
Nathan Baker, MS
Research Instructor
Lydia Foster, MS
Research Instructor
Michelle Gottfried, MS
Research Associate
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Jaemyung Kim, MBA
Research Instructor
Kristen Morella, MPH
Research Associate
Jin Hyun Nam
Research Associate
Qi (Angela) Pauls, MS
Research Instructor
  
Abeba Teklehaimanot, MSCR
Research Associate
Amy Wahlquist, MS
Research Instructor
  

Epidemiology Faculty

Epidemiology Professors

   
Kelly Hunt, PhD
Professor
Division Leader
   

Epidemiology Assistant and Associate Professors

 
Linda Kelemen, Sc.D.
Associate Professor
Kristin Wallace, PhD
Associate Professor
Edith Williams, PhD
Assistant Professor
 

Epidemiology Research Associates and Research Instructors

  
Angela Malek, PhD
Research Associate
Dulaney Wilson, PhD
Research Instructor
  

Environmental Health Faculty

 
Adwoa Commodore, PhD
Research Associate
Jeff Korte, PhD
Associate Professor
Division Leader
John Pearce, PhD
Assistant Professor

 

Health Behavior and Health Promotion Faculty

Health Behavior and Health Promotion Professors

 

Marvella Ford, PhD
Professor
Cathy Melvin, PhD, MPH
Professor
Division Leader
Benjamin Toll, PhD
Professor
 

Health Behavior and Health Promotion Assistant and Associate Professors

  
Alana Rojewski, PhD
Research Assistant Professor
Katherine Sterba, PhD
Associate Professor
  

Biomedical Informatics, Health Systems and Policy Faculty

Alexander Alekseyenko, PhD
Associate Professor
Ali Bakhtiari, PhD
Research Associate
Lewis Frey, PhD
Associate Professor
Jihad Obeid, MD
Associate Professor
Division Leader
  
Brandon Welch, PhD
Assistant Professor
Vivienne Zhu, MD
Assistant Professor
  

Emeritus Faculty

   
David Hoel, PhD
Distinguished University Professor
Rebecca Knapp, PhD
Professor Emeritus
Joyce Nicholas, PhD
Professor Emeritus
Anbesaw Selassie, DrPH
Professor Emeritus
 
Elizabeth Pickelsimer, D.A.
Professor Emeritus
Robert Woolson, PhD
Professor Emeritus
Jane Zapka ScD
Professor Emeritus
 

Dual/Joint Faculty

   

John E. Baatz, Ph.D.
Andrea D. Boan, Ph.D.
Matthew Carpenter, Ph.D.
Christine Carr, M.D., Ph.D., FACEP
Nancy Carson, Ph.D.
Elizabeth A. Crabtree
Kenneth M. Cummings, Ph.D., M.P.H.
Leonard E. Egede, M.D., M.S.
David R. Garr, M.D.
Mathew J. Gregowski, Ph.D.
Chanita Halbert-Hughes, Ph.D.
Mark T. Hamann
Gary Hardiman, Ph.D.
Abby Jo Swanson Kazley, Ph.D.
Daniel Lackland, Dr.P.H.
Marilyn Anne Laken, Ph.D., R.N., FAAN
Les Lenert, M.D., M.S.
Ayaba Logan, M.L.I.S., M.P.H.
Kathryn Magruder, Ph.D.
Jerry A. Mansfield, Ph.D., R.N., NEA-BC
Ann Brock Martin, Dr.P.H., M.S.P.H.
Patrick Mauldin, Ph.D.
Stephane Meystre, M.D., Ph.D.
William Moran, M.D., M.S.
Martina Mueller, Ph.D.
Gavin Naylor, Ph.D.
Joni D. Nelson
Lynne Nemeth, Ph.D., R.N., FAAN
Bruce Ovbiagele, M.D., M.Sc.
Benjamin B. Parrott, Ph.D.
Paula Ramos, Ph.D.
Susan Reed, D.D.S., Dr.P.H.
James Roberts, M.D., M.P.H.
Cassandra Salgado, M.D., M.S.
Gerard Silvestri, M.D., M.S.
Kit Simpson, Dr.P.H.
Jenifer Voeks, Ph.D.
Robert Warren, M.D., Ph.D.,M.P.H.
Brandi White, Ph.D., M.P.H.
James Zoller, Ph.D., M.H.A.

 

   

Adjunct Faculty

   

Anthony J. Alberg, Ph.D., M.P.H.
Robert T. Ball, Jr, M.D., M.P.H., FACP
Michael S. Bloom, Ph.D.
Liwei Chen, M.D., Ph.D.
Jeffery Deal, M.D.
Charles Everett, Ph.D.
Patricia Fair, Ph.D.
Saundra Glover, Ph.D., M.P.H., M.B.A.
Ray Greenburg, M.D., Ph.D.
Joel S. Greenstein, Ph.D.
William Hrushesky, M.D., FACP
John S. Luque, Ph.D.
Kapil C. Madathil, PhD
Elizabeth Garrett Mayer, Ph.D.
Rachel M. Mayo, Ph.D.
Sarah E. Benjamin Neelon, Ph.D., M.P.H.
Tiarney Ritchwood, Ph.D.
Richard F. Seegal, Ph.D.
Beth Sundstrom, Ph.D., M.P.H.
Olivia Thompson, Ph.D., M.P.H.
Khoa Truong, Ph.D.
Joel Williams, Ph.D., M.P.H.

 

   

 


 

 
 
 

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