Public & Community Health Faculty
Terri deRoon-Cassini, PhD, MS
Research Interests: trauma, biological mechanisms, violence prevention and intervention, Posttraumatic stress disorder, mental health, secondary prevention, social determinants of health, gun violence
Leonard Egede, MD, MS
Research Interests: health disparities, racism, health services research, development and testing of interventions, community-based participatory research, implementation science, health systems research
Stephen Hargarten, MD, MPH
Research Interests: advancing injury prevention and control sciences, global burden of violence, gun violence, novel/innovative ways to link data systems to robust understanding of the burden of injury, health care expansion to include behavioral and social care.
Cheryl A. Maurana, PhD
Research Interests: Women's leadership, population health, community health, systems change, medicine and public health, values in medicine.
Leslie Ruffalo, PhD
Research Interests: food security, school-based health and wellness, caregiver support, mental health, rural health, and Veteran health.
Laura Cassidy, PhD, MS
Research Interests: pediatric trauma, clinical research, social determinants of health and health disparities, global health including the measurement of early childhood development in Uganda and barriers to immunizations in Ugandan children and depression in young mothers in Uganda