Master of Public Health Program

James R. Ebert, M.D., M.B.A., M.P.H., F.A.A.P., Director

Faculty & Administration

Program Administration

James Ebert, M.D., M.B.A., M.P.H., F.A.A.P., Program Director
Mark Gebhart, M.D., C.P.M., Emergency Preparedness Director
John S. McAlearney, Ph.D., Public Health Management Director
Marietta Orlowski, Ph.D., MCHES, Health Promotion and Education Director
Cristina Redko, Ph.D., Global Health Director
Nikki Rogers, Ph.D., Culminating Experience Course Director
Lori Metivier, M.P.H. Program Coordinator

Program Faculty - Specialties & Areas of Interest

Biostatistics

Naila Khalil, M.B.B.S., M.P.H., Ph.D.
Harry Khamis, Ph.D., PStat®
Miryoung Lee, Ph.D.

Child and Adolescent Health

Sherman Alter, M.D.
James Ebert, M.D., M.B.A., M.P.H.
Shallini Forbis, M.D., M.P.H.
Sara Paton, Ph.D.
Arthur Pickoff, M.D.

Community Health

Katherine Cauley, Ph.D.
Sean Creighton, Ph.D.
Michael N. Dohn, M.D., M.Sc.
Nikki Rogers, Ph.D.
Linda Smith, M.P.H.
Bill Spears, Ph.D.

Demography

Sylvia Ellison, M.P.H., M.A.
Bill Spears, Ph.D.

Emergency Preparedness

Donald Brannen, Ph.D., M.H.S.A., M.A.
Mark Gebhart, M.D., C.P.M.
Glenn C. Hamilton, M.D., M.B.A.
Sara Paton, Ph.D.

Environmental Health

Mark Gebhart, M.D., C.P.M.
Naila Khalil, M.B.B.S., M.P.H, Ph.D

Epidemiology

John Bullock, M.D., M.P.H., M.Sc.
Sylvia Ellison, M.P.H., M.A.
Naila Khalil, M.B.B.S., M.P.H, Ph.D.
Sara Paton, Ph.D.
Nikki Rogers, Ph.D.
Bill Spears, Ph.D.

Geographic Information Systems

Caitlin Botschner, M.S.
Naila Khalil
, M.B.B.S., M.P.H, Ph.D.
Bill Spears, Ph.D.
Jennifer Weisser, M.A.

Global Health

Sherman Alter, M.D.
Katherine Cauley, Ph.D.
John Czachor, M.D.
Michael N. Dohn, M.D., M.Sc.
Thomas Herchline, M.D.
Cristina Redko, Ph.D.
Nikki Rogers, Ph.D.
Donna Schlagheck, Ph.D.
Linda Smith, M.P.H.
Mary White, Ph.D.

Health Care Finance

Daniel D. Mefford, C.P.A., M.B.A., F.A.C.M.P.E.

Health Care Management

Michele Battle-Fisher, M.P.H., M.A.
Mark Gebhart, M.D., C.P.M.
Ed Syron, Ph.D.
Marianne L. Weber, M.Arch., M.H.S.A.

Health Care Quality

Michele Dritz, M.D., M.S.
John S. McAlearney, Ph.D.
Linda Smith, M.P.H.
Ed Syron, Ph.D.

Health Communications

Michele Battle-Fisher, M.P.H., M.A.
Sabrina Neeley, Ph.D., M.P.H.
Cristina Redko, Ph.D.
Robert Reece, Ph.D.
Linda Smith, M.P.H.
William Wharton, R.S., M.A.

Health Economics

James Ebert, M.D., M.B.A., M.P.H.
John McAlearney, Ph.D.

Health Ethics

Michele Battle-Fisher, M.P.H., M.A.
Kenneth Dahms, J.D., M.A.
Arthur Pickoff, M.D.
Robert Reece, M.D.
Linda Smith, M.P.H.
Mary White, Ph.D.

Health Insurance

Jeff Cianchetti, M.D., M.B.A.
Michael Kriner, B.S.
John McAlearney, Ph.D.

Health Law

Kenneth Dahms, J.D., M.A.
Ray Ten Eyck, M.D., M.P.H.

Health Policy

Katherine Cauley, Ph.D.
James Ebert, M.D., M.B.A., M.P.H.
Sylvia Ellison, M.A.
Robert E. Hickey Jr., J.D.
John McAlearney, Ph.D.
Linda Smith, M.P.H.

Health Promotion & Education

Katherine Cauley, Ph.D.
Michael N. Dohn, M.D., M.Sc.
Sylvia Ellison, M.A.
Shari Martin, M.P.H., LSW
Sabrina Neeley, Ph.D., M.P.H.
Marietta Orlowski, Ph.D., MCHES
Drew Pringle, Ed.D.
Nikki Rogers, Ph.D.
Linda Smith, M.P.H.
Bill Spears, Ph.D.

Health Systems

James Ebert, M.D., M.B.A., M.P.H.
John McAlearney, Ph.D.
Arthur Pickoff, M.D.
Sharon Sherlock, D.H.A., R.N.

Infectious Diseases

John Bullock, M.D., M.P.H., M.Sc.
John Czachor, M.D.
Michael N. Dohn, M.D., M.Sc.
Thomas Herchline, M.D.

Information Systems

J.D. Whitlock, M.P.H., M.B.A.

Management

Bud Baker, Ph.D.
Jeff Cianchetti, M.D., M.B.A.
James Ebert, M.D., M.B.A., M.P.H.
Michael R. Kriner, B.S.
Ed Syron, Ph.D.

Maternal and Child Health

Sylvia Ellison, M.P.H., M.A.
Sabrina Neeley, Ph.D., M.P.H.
Sara Paton, Ph.D.
Nikki Rogers, Ph.D.
Linda Smith, M.P.H.
Bill Spears, Ph.D.

Organizational Behavior and Systems Science

Michele Battle-Fisher, M.P.H., M.A.

Population Health

Sylvia Ellison, M.P.H., M.A.
Naila Khalil, M.B.B.S., M.P.H, Ph.D.
Sabrina Neeley, Ph.D., M.P.H.
Sara Paton, Ph.D.
Nikki Rogers, Ph.D.
Bill Spears, Ph.D.

Public Health Commissioners

Erik Balster, M.P.H., R.S.
Preble County General Health District

Dennis Propes, R.S., M.P.A.
Miami County Health District

James Gross, M.P.H.
Public Health—Dayton & Montgomery County

Melissa Howell, M.B.A., M.P.H., R.N.
Greene County Combined Health District

Brad King, M.P.H., R.S. at
Champaign Health District

Noble Maseru, Ph.D.
Cincinnati Department of Health

Charles Patterson, M.B.A.
Clark County Combined Health District

Duane Stansbury, M.P.H., R.S.
Warren County Combined Health District

Public Health Nursing

Barbara Fowler, R.N., Ph.D.

School-based Health and Wellness

Sylvia Ellison, M.P.H., M.A.
Marietta Orlowski, Ph.D., MCHES

Social and Behavioral Health

Michele Battle-Fisher, M.P.H., M.A.
Sylvia Ellison
, M.P.H., M.A.
Sabrina Neeley, Ph.D., M.P.H.
Marietta Orlowski, Ph.D., MCHES
Cristina Redko, Ph.D.
Nikki Rogers, Ph.D.
Bill Spears, Ph.D.
Jennifer Subban, Ph.D.

Workforce Development

Kenneth Dahms, J.D., M.A.