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, 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