Expertise
  • Primary prevention of opioid use disorders
  • Chronic disease epidemiology, specializing in diabetes
  • Global health, in particular China
  • Personal and professional development coaching, for example goal-setting, use of personal web page, LinkedIn, Research Gate, and Twitter
  • Population health impact measurement of health interventions. For example, using the RE-AIM tool to measure the impact of health interventions, public health and clinical medicine collaboration
  • Prevention and Management of chronic disease at the population level, in particular diabetes and the Diabetes Prevention Program
  • Public health in pharmacy, specifically measuring public health service delivery in pharmacy, and curricular guidance for Created on 3/21/2017 incorporation of public health into pharmacy education
  • Research design and research team-building
Communities
Public Health, Pharmacy
Degrees
PhD, University of Colorado at Denver, Health and Behavioral Science, 2004
MS, University of Minnesota, Cell and Developmental Biology, 1991
BA, Luther College, Biology, 1985
Keywords
chinese language or literature chronic illnesses community health public health global health epidemiology disease control research methodology