faculty

Nancy Tess Boley Cruz, PhD, MPH

MPH, California State University | PhD, University of Massachusetts, Amherst

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Michael R. Cousineau, DPH

Professor of Clinical Preventive MedicineHealth Services and Policy Track Michael R. Cousineau is currently Clinical Professor in the Department of Preventive Medicine and Family Medicine at USC. He has a joint appointment in the Sol Price School of Public Policy. He teaches in both the Masters in Public Health program and in the Professionalism and […]

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Laura Ferguson, PhD

Assistant Professor of Preventive MedicineGlobal Health Track Laura Ferguson is an Assistant Professor at the Institute for Global Health and the Program on Global Health & Human Rights at the Keck School of Medicine. Professor Ferguson earned her MSc in Population and International Health from the Harvard School of Public Health and her PhD from […]

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James Gauderman, PhD

Expert in environmental impacts on children’s health Associate Professor of Preventive MedicineBiostatistics/Epidemiology Track air pollution and increased incidence of asthma, bronchitis and other respiratory illnesses in children smog and its long-term effects on lung development long-term effects on children’s lungs of air pollutants such as nitrogen dioxide, particulate matter and acid vapors resulting from the […]

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Rob Scot McConnell, MD

Professor of Preventive MedicineCore Courses Rob S. McConnell is Professor of Preventive Medicine and Deputy Director of the NIEHS/EPA-supported Children’s Environmental Health Center. His research interests include effects of air pollution on the development and exacerbation of asthma, and he is the principal investigator of a large prospective cohort study in the Children’s USC Health […]

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Joel E. Milam, PhD

Associate Professor of Research Preventive Medicine Head of Health Behavior Research Postdoctoral ProgramHealth Education and Promotion Track Dr. Milam’s research focuses on the psychological and behavioral adaptation to stress and disease. This includes behavior change and prevention activities among at risk populations. He is involved with several research projects examining behavioral and quality of life […]

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Rita Velikina Burke, PhD

Assistant Professor of Research Surgery & Preventive MedicineCore Courses Escobar MA, Auerbach M, Flynn-O’Brien K, Tiyyagura G, Borgman MA, Duffy SJ, Falcone K, Burke R, Cox JM, Maguire S. The association of non-accidental trauma with historical factors, exam findings and diagnostic testing during the initial trauma evaluation. J Trauma Acute Care Surg. 2017 Mar 23. […]

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Cheryl Lynn Faucett

Part Time Lecturer For The Department of Preventive Medicine

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Rima Habre, ScD

ScD, Environmental Health – Harvard School of Public Health | MSc, Environmental Health – Harvard Cyprus Program | BS, Environmental Health – American University of Beirut

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David Black, PhD, MPH

PhD, Preventive Medicine – USC

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