Faculty Research Interests
Maternal and Child Health Affinity Group Faculty
Access to care for underserved communities; rural health; health workforce; Native American health; administrative database linkage; perinatal care
Drug abuse epidemiology; health services research; youth substance abuse prevention; drug overdose prevention; drug treatment services research
Applied epidemiology in public health practice; informatics; infectious disease epidemiology; surveillance
Effective public health system performance; public health financing; local public health service variation and population health impact; disparities in public health system resource allocation; public health workforce development and leadership
Multi-level statistical modeling, analyses of complex secondary data, e.g. Medicaid, and studies of the dental needs and services of children with special healthcare needs
Pediatrics; quality of care; internet and health
Cardiovascular/metabolic, reproductive/perinatal, and genetic/epigenetic epidemiology; pre-pregnancy and early/mid pregnancy risk factors (and associated mechanisms) for pregnancy complications and outcomes; early life and developmental origins of metabolic and cardiovascular diseases.
Maternal and child health; health systems transformation
Injury control; Native American health; suicide prevention
HPV, HIV-1 and HIV-2, and other sexually transmitted infections in Senegal West Africa, cervical cancer, HPV screening and vaccination, biomarkers for early detection and recurrence of cancer, global health, and maternal and child health.
Adolescent health; depression; anxiety; suicidal behavior; transition to adulthood; health services delivery in primary care
Adolescent heath; obesity
Public health workforce information workflow; public health digital libraries; natural language processing to access to public health gray literature