University of Minnesota
http://www.umn.edu/
612-625-5000
Discover Public Health at the University of Minnesota -- one of the top schools of public health in the country, a distinction that reflects our firm commitment to academic and research excellence.

phi14_web_banner

Summer Public Health Institute Faculty

Anne Barry, JD, MPH, Deputy Commissioner, Minnesota Department of Human Services, St. Paul, Minnesota; Adjunct Assistant Professor, Division of Health Policy and Management, School of Public Health, University of Minnesota

Jeffrey Bender, DVM, Professor, Veterinary Public Health; Hospital Epidemiologist, Veterinary Medical Center, College of Veterinary Medicine, University of Minnesota

Jerica Berge, PhD, MPH, Assistant Professor, Family Medicine and Community Health, University of Minnesota; Behavior Medicine Provider, North Memorial Hospital Family Medicine Residency, Minneapolis, Minnesota

Laura Bloomberg, PhD, Associate Dean, Humphrey School of Public Affairs, University of Minnesota.

Zobeida Bonilla, PhD, MPH, Assistant Professor, Division of Epidemiology, School of Public Health, University of Minnesota

Kurtis Bramer, MA, CEM-MN, EMT-P, Supervisor, Emergency Manager, Hennepin Emergency Medical Services, Minneapolis, Minnesota

Paul Brown, PhD, Senior Lecturer, Department of Basic Medical Sciences, Biochemistry Section, University of the West Indies, Kingston, Jamaica

Imee Cambronero, MPH, Nutrition Technical Advisor, Nutrition at the Center Program, CARE USA, Atlanta, Georgia

Bradley Carlin, PhD, Mayo Professor of Public Health; Division Head, Division of Biostatistics, School of Public Health, University of Minnesota

Mac Farnham, DVM, MS, Assistant Professor, College of Veterinary Medicine, Adjunct Instructor, School of Public Health, University of Minnesota

Buddy Ferguson, Public Information Officer, Minnesota Department of Health, St. Paul, Minnesota

Carolyn Garcia, PhD, MPH, RN, SANE-A, Associate Professor, School of Nursing, University of Minnesota

Timothy Goldsmith, DVM, MPH, DACVPM, Assistant Clinical Professor, Veterinary Population Medicine and Veterinary Public Health Residency Co-Director, Center for Animal Health and Food Safety, University of Minnesota

Susan Gust, Community Activist; President, Partners Three Consulting Company; Co-Founder, Phillips Neighborhood Healthy Housing Collaborative (PNHHC), Minneapolis, Minnesota

Craig Hedberg, PhD, Professor, Division of Environmental Health Sciences, School of Public Health, University of Minnesota

William D. Hueston, DVM, PhD, DACVPM,  Endowed Chair, Global Initiative for Food Systems Leadership, Center for Animal Health and Food Safety and Professor, College of Veterinary Medicine and School of Public Health, University of Minnesota

Elizabeth Hutchinson Kruger, MPH, Technical Advisor, Learning, Impact and Communication, CARE, Atlanta, Georgia

Jean Johnson, PhD, Supervisor, Environmental Epidemiology Unit, Director, Environmental Public Health Tracking and Biomonitoring Program, Minnesota Department of Health, St. Paul, Minnesota

Catherine Jordan, PhD, Associate Professor, Pediatrics; Director, Children, Youth and Family Consortium, University of Minnesota

Heidi Kassenborg, DVM, MPH, Director, Dairy and Food Inspection, Minnesota Department of Agriculture, St. Paul, Minnesota

Shaun Kennedy, BSE, Associate Professor, Department of Veterinary Population Medicine; College of Veterinary Medicine, University of Minnesota

Amy Kircher, DrPH, Director, Food Protection and Defense, National Center for Food Protection and Defense (NCFPD); Assistant Professor, College of Veterinary Medicine, University of Minnesota

Chap T. Le, PhD, Professor and Distinguished Teaching Professor, Division of Biostatistics, School of Public Health, University of Minnesota

Tracey Lynn, DVM, MS, DACVPM, One Health Science and Policy Adviser, One Health Coordination Center, USDA: APHIS:Veterinary Services, Fort Collins, CO

Lillian McDonald, MA, Executive Director, ECHO (Emergency and Community Health Outreach), St. Paul, Minnesota

Stephanie Meyer, MPH, Senior Epidemiologist,Acute Disease Investigation and Control Section, Infectious Disease Epidemiology, Prevention and Control Division, Minnesota Department of Health, St. Paul, Minnesota

Benjamin Miller, MPH, RS, Operations and Response Section Manager, Dairy and Food Inspection Division, Minnesota Department of Agriculture, St. Paul, Minnesota

Larissa Minicucci, DVM, MPH, DACVPM, Director,DVM/MPH Program; Assistant Professor, Veterinary Population Medicine, College of Veterinary Medicine and School of Public Health, University of Minnesota

Thomas Molitor, PhD, Department Chair and Distinguished Teaching Professor, College of Veterinary Medicine, University of Minnesota

Nicole Neeser, DVM, MPH, Adjunct Assistant Professor, Veterinary Population Medicine, University of Minnesota; Program Manager for Dairy, Meat, Poultry and Egg Inspection, Minnesota Department of Agriculture, St. Paul, Minnesota

Serge Nzietcheung, DVM, MSc, Adjunct Assistant Professor, Ecosystem Health Initiative; Technical Advisor, USAID Grantee RESPOND Project , College of Veterinary Medicine, University of Minnesota.

David Neitzel, , MS, Supervisor, Vectorborne Disease Program, Foodborne Vectorborne and Zoonotic Disease Unit, Infectious Disease Epidemiology, Acute Disease Investigation and Control Section, Minnesota Department of Health, St. Paul, Minnesota

J. Michael Oakes, PhD, Associate Professor, Division of Epidemiology and Community Health, School of Public Health, University of Minnesota

Mark Pereira, PhD, Associate Professor, Division of Epidemiology and Community Health, School of Public Health, University of Minnesota

Cheryl Petersen-Kroeber, Deputy Director, Office of Emergency Preparedness, Minnesota Department of Health, St. Paul, Minnesota

Harrison Quick, PhD, Postdoctoral Researcher, Department of Statistics, University of Missouri,, Columbia, Missouri

Carrie Rigdon, PhD, Rapid Response Team Project Planner, Dairy and Food Inspection Division, Minnesota Department of Agriculture, St. Paul, Minnesota

Cheryl Robertson PhD, MPH, RN, FAAN, Associate Professor, School of Nursing , University of Minnesota

Innocent Rwego, , MS, PhD, Assistant Professor and University Technical Advisor, USAID Grantee RESPOND Project, College of Veterinary Medicine, University of Minnesota;  Lecturer, Department of Zoology, Makerere University, Kampala, Uganda

Fernando Sampedro, PhD, Assistant Professor, Center for Animal Health And Food Safety, College of Veterinary Medicine, University of Minnesota

Jonathan Schroeder, PhD, Research Associate, Minnesota Population Center, University of Minnesota

Peggy Schmidt, DVM, MS, Dipl ACVPM, Director of College Outcomes Assessment & Associate Professor, Production Medicine and Epidemiology, Western University of Health Sciences, College of Veterinary Medicine, Pomona, CA

Michelle Scullard, MPH, MEP, Exercise and Education Planner, Office of Emergency Preparedness, Minnesota Department of Health, St. Paul, MN

Hemal Shroff, PhD, Assistant Professor, Centre for Health and Social Sciences, Tata Institute of Social Sciences, Mumbai, India

Glynis Shea, BA, Communications Director, Konopka Institute, Pediatrics and Adolescent Health, University of Minnesota

Kirk E. Smith, DVM, MS, PhD, Supervisor, Foodborne, Vectorborne and Zoonotic Disease Unit, Acute Disease Investigation and Control Section, Minnesota Department of Health, St. Paul, Minnesota; Adjunct Faculty, School of Public Health, University of Minnesota

Peter Teahen, MA, President and Founder, International Mass Fatalities Center, Cedar Rapids, Iowa

Tricia Todd, MPH, Assistant Director, Health Careers Center; Instructor, School of Public Health, University of Minnesota

William A. Toscano, PhD, Professor and Division Head, Division of Environmental Health Sciences, School of Public Health, University of Minnesota

Dominic Travis, MS, DVM, Associate Professor, Ecosystem Health Initiative, College of Veterinary Medicine and Resident Fellow, Institute on the Environment, University of Minnesota

Linda Valeri, MBA, Director for Operations, Center for Animal Health and Food Safety and the Global Initiative for Food Systems Leadership (GIFLS),College of Veterinary Medicine, University Of Minnesota

David Van Riper, MA, Director of Spatial Analysis, Minnesota Population Center, University of Minnesota

Katherine Waters, DVM, MPH, DACVPM, Program Leader for Public Health and Food Safety, Extension Family Development and Director, Executive Program in Public Health Practice, School of Public Health, University of Minnesota

Scott Wells, DVM, PhD, Professor and Director of Academic Programs, Center for Animal Health and Food Safety and College of Veterinary Medicine, University of Minnesota

Special thanks to the staff and faculty of the College of Veterinary Medicine, the School of Nursing and the School of Public Health for their work in planning the 2014 Summer Public Health Institute.

Contact Info

phi@umn.edu
612-626-8434
Fax: 612-625-3407

Learn More

Watch videos featuring PHI instructors and students.

Follow us on Twitter for ongoing announcements.

  • © 2014 Regents of the University of Minnesota. All rights reserved.
  • The University of Minnesota is an equal opportunity educator and employer. Privacy