About IHE

Community Health | Faculty and Staff

Meet Our Team

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John Meurer, MD, MBA

Professor & Director, Institute for Health & Equity

jmeurer@mcw.edu

(414) 955-8800

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Jessica Olson

Assistant Professor, Community Health

jeolson@mcw.edu

(414) 955-8656

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C. Greer Jordan, MBA, PhD

Chief Diversity and Inclusion Officer

gjordan@mcw.edu

(414) 955-8685

(MPH) Master of Public Health Staff

Terry Brandenburg, MPH

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Director, MPH

 (414) 955-4510 
tbrandenburg@mcw.edu

Kim Contardi

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Program Manager, MPH

(414) 955-4510
kcontardi@mcw.edu

Cindy Schmitz

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Program Coordinator II, MPH

(414) 955-4510
cschmitz@mcw.edu

 

(MPH) Master of Public Health Faculty

Kartikey Acharya, MD, MPH

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Assistant Professor of Medicine
Division of Infectious Diseases

MPH Course: 18215
Infectious Diseases

Matthew Dellinger, PhD, MS

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Assistant Professor
Division of Epidemiology

MPH Course: 18200
Environmental Health

Seth Foldy, MD, MPH

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Clinical Professor
Family and Community Medicine

MPH Course
Health Promotion & Disease Prevention

Raphael Fraser, PhD

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Assistant Professor
Division of Biostatistics

MPH Course
Introduction to Biostatistics

Janvier Gasana, MD, PhD, MPH

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Adjunct Professor
Institute for Health & Equity

MPH Course: 18200
Environmental Health

Eric Gass, PhD, MS

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Assistant Adjunct Professor
Institute for Health & Equity

MPH Course: 18265
Public Health Research

Kim Gearin, PhD, MS

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Assistant Adjunct Professor
Institute for Health & Equity

MPH Course: 18230
Community Health Program Planning

Soyoung Kim, PhD

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Assistant Professor
Center for Bioethics and Medical Humanities

MPH Course: 18250
Ethical Issues in Public Health

Soyoung Kim, PhD

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Assistant Professor
Division of Biostatistics

MPH Course
Introduction to Biostatistics

Nancy Kreuser, PhD, MSN

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Assistant Adjunct Professor
Institute for Health & Equity

MPH Course: 18209
Community Health Assessment and Improvement

E. Brooke Lerner, PhD, FAEMS

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Co-Director
Comprehensive Injury Center

MPH Course: 18258
Advanced Epidemiological Methods

N. Timothy Lynch, PhD

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Professor
Departments of Neurosurgery

MPH Course: 18212
Behavioral Science & Public Health

Kusuma Madamala, PhD, MPH

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Assistant Adjunct Professor
Institute for Health & Equity

MPH Course: 18243
Performance Management and Quality Improvement

David McClure, PhD, MS

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Assistant Adjunct Professor
Institute for Health & Equity

MPH Course: 18280 & 18297
MPH Field Placement
MPH Capstone Project Faculty Advisor

John Meurer, MD, MBA

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Professor and Director
Institute for Health & Equity

MPH Course: 18223 & 18232
Public Health Policy
Introduction to Population Health Management

David Nelson, PhD, MA

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Associate Professor
Family and Community Medicine

MPH Course: 18203 & 18212
Public Health Administration
Behavioral Science and Public Health

Jennifer Peterson, PhD, MS

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Assistant Adjunct Professor
Institute for Health & Equity

MPH Course: 18241
Health Communications

William Riley, PhD, MA

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Assistant Adjunct Professor
Institute for Health & Equity

MPH Course: 18208
Health Care Finance

Louis Rowitz, PhD, MA

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Assistant Adjunct Professor
Institute for Health & Equity

MPH Course:
Public Health Leadership

James Sanders, MD, MPH

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Professor
Family and Community Medicine

MPH Course: 18219
Introduction to Global Health

Janaki Shah, MD

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Assistant Professor
Department of Medicine

MPH Course: 18215
Infectious Diseases

Julie Willems Van Dijk, PhD, RN

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Assistant Adjunct Professor
Institute for Health & Equity

MPH Course: 18260
Community Health Program Evaluation

Earnestine Willis, MD, MPH

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Kellner Professor of Pediatrics
Department of Pediatrics

MPH Course: 18254
Challenges in Maternal and Child Health

Kaija Zusevics, PhD, MPH

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Assistant Adjunct Professor
Institute for Health & Equity

MPH Course: 18218 & 18201
Racial and Ethnic Inequalities in Health
Principles of Epidemiology