Directory

Department of Community & Behavioral Health

Primary faculty


CU Anschutz

Nancy Asdigian PhD

RESEARCH ASSISTANT PROFESSOR

Angela Brega PhD

ASSOCIATE PROFESSOR

Danielle Brittain PhD

ASSOCIATE DEAN FOR ACADEMIC & STUDENT AFFAIRS, PROFESSOR

Ashley Brooks-Russell PhD, MPH

ASSISTANT PROFESSOR, DIRECTOR (PIPER)

Sheana Bull PhD, MPH

PROFESSOR, INTERIM SENIOR FACULTY FELLOW FOR ONLINE LEARNING, DIRECTOR (MHEALTH IMPACT LAB)

Sara Cooper PhD, MSPH

RESEARCH ASSOCIATE, ASSOCIATE DIRECTOR FOR EVALUATION SERVICES (CEPEG)

Mary Dinger PhD, CHES, FACSM

CLINICAL PROFESSOR, FACULTY DIRECTOR (PRACTICE-BASED LEARNING)

Charlotte Farewell PhD, MPH

DIRECTOR (PMHW), RESEARCH ASSISTANT PROFESSOR

Candace Fleming PhD

CLINICAL ASSOCIATE PROFESSOR

Janet Gascoigne PhD, MCHES

ASSOCIATE VICE CHANCELLOR

Elizabeth Greenwell ScD

CLINICAL ASSISTANT PROFESSOR (C/T)

Cerise Hunt PhD, MSW

ASSOCIATE DEAN FOR DIVERSITY, EQUITY & INCLUSION; DIRECTOR (CENTER FOR PUBLIC HEALTH PRACTICE); ASSISTANT PROFESSOR; CLINICAL ASSISTANT PROFESSOR (C/T)

Jerreed Ivanich PhD

ASSISTANT PROFESSOR

Yvonne Kellar-Guenther PhD

CLINICAL ASSOCIATE PROFESSOR

Kathy Kennedy DrPH,MA

CLINICAL PROFESSOR

Robin Kimbrough-Melton JD

RESEARCH PROFESSOR

Vladka Kovar MD, MPH, BA

SENIOR EVALUATOR, RESEARCH ASSOCIATE

Jenn Leiferman PhD

PROFESSOR, CHAIR (CBH DEPT.) , DIRECTOR (RMPRC), FOUNDER (PMHW)

Arnold Levinson PhD, MJ

PROFESSOR, DIRECTOR (CEPEG)

Ming Ma MD, MPH

RESEARCH INSTRUCTOR

Spero Manson PhD

DISTINGUISHED PROFESSOR, DIRECTOR (CAIANH)

Kelly Moore MD

ASSOCIATE PROFESSOR

Joan O'Connell PhD

ASSOCIATE PROFESSOR

Jini Puma PhD

ASSOCIATE DIRECTOR (RMPRC), CLINICAL ASSOCIATE PROFESSOR

Betsy Risendal PhD

ASSOCIATE PROFESSOR, INVESTIGATOR

Michelle Sarche PhD

ASSOCIATE PROFESSOR

Nicole Tuitt MPH

ASSISTANT DIRECTOR, SENIOR INSTRUCTOR

Patricia Valverde PhD, MPH

SENIOR INSTRUCTOR, DIRECTOR (PATIENT NAVIGATOR TRAINING COLLABORATIVE)

Virginia Visconti PhD, MAT

ASSISTANT PROFESSOR, FACULTY COORDINATOR

Nancy Whitesell PhD

PROFESSOR, ASSOCIATE PROFESSOR

Shuo Zhou PhD

RESEARCH ASSISTANT PROFESSOR

CSU

Susan Baker

PROFESSOR

Laura Bellows PhD, MPH, RD

ASSOCIATE PROFESSOR

Samantha Brown PhD

ASSISTANT PROFESSOR

Katherine Browne PhD

CO-DIRECTOR, PROFESSOR

Marisa Bunning PhD

PROFESSOR Professor & Co-Director, Colorado Integrated Food Safety Center of Excellence (CoE)

Chrissy Chard PhD

ASSISTANT PROFESSOR

Doug Coatsworth PhD

PROFESSOR, DIRECTOR (CSU PREVENTION RESEARCH CENTER)

Meara Faw PhD

ASSISTANT PROFESSOR

Jessica Gonzalez-Voller PhD

ASSISTANT PROFESSOR

Daniel Graham PhD

ASSOCIATE PROFESSOR

Heidi Hausermann PhD

ASSOCIATE PROFESSOR

Kim Henry PhD

PROFESSOR

Shannon Hughes PhD, MSW

ASSISTANT PROFESSOR

Heather Leach PhD

ASSISTANT PROFESSOR

Kaigang Li PhD

ASSISTANT PROFESSOR

Rachel Lucas-Thompson PhD

ASSOCIATE PROFESSOR

Matt Malcolm PhD

ASSOCIATE PROFESSOR

Adam Mayer PhD

ASSISTANT PROFESSOR

Megan Mueller PhD

ASSISTANT PROFESSOR

Elizabeth Parks PhD

ASSISTANT PROFESSOR

Jennifer Portz PhD

ASSISTANT PROFESSOR

Kelley Quirk PhD

ASSISTANT PROFESSOR

Lauren Shomaker PhD

ASSISTANT PROFESSOR

Gayathri Sivakumar PhD

ASSISTANT PROFESSOR

Dawn Thilmany

PROFESSOR

Elizabeth Williams PhD

ASSISTANT PROFESSOR

Lise Youngblade PhD

PROFESSOR, DEAN (COLLEGE OF HEALTH & HUMAN SCIENCES, CSU) Professor and Dean,

Paula Yuma PhD, MPH

ASSISTANT PROFESSOR

UNC

Rose Grose PhD

ASSISTANT PROFESSOR

Teresa Sharp PhD

ASSOCIATE PROFESSOR & DIRECTOR, COLORADOSPH AT UNC

Secondary faculty


Ingrid Binswanger MD MPH

ASSOCIATE PROFESSOR

Debra Boeldt PhD

SENIOR INSTRUCTOR

Sharon Devine

RESEARCH ASSISTANT PROFESSOR

Scott Harpin PhD, MPH, RN, FSHAM

ASSOCIATE PROFESSOR DIVISION CHAIR - MCH

Jeffrey Henderson

ASSISTANT CLINICAL PROFESSOR

Nancy Krebs MD, MS

ASSOCIATE PROFESSOR

Terri Lewis

ASSOCIATE PROFESSOR

Kari Mader MD

ASSISTANT PROFESSOR

Benjamin Miller

ASSOCIATE PROFESSOR

Carol Runyan PhD, MPH

PROFESSOR, FOUNDING DIRECTOR (PIPER)

Comilla Sasson MD, MS

ASSISTANT PROFESSOR

Jean Scandlyn PhD, MSN

ASSOCIATE CLINICAL PROFESSOR

James Shore MD

ASSOCIATE PROFESSOR

Sneha Thamotharan

ASSISTANT PROFESSOR

Lynn Vanderwielen

ASSISTANT PROFESSOR

Joyce Weil PhD

ADJUNCT ASSOCIATE PROFESSOR

Elsa Weltzien MPH

PROFESSIONAL RESEARCH ASSISTANT

Adjunct faculty


Heather Aldrich PhD

ADJUNCT ASSISTANT PROFESSOR

Michael Barrale

ADJUNCT INSTRUCTOR

Sarah Brannon

ADJUNCT INSTRUCTOR

Alison Bui MPH

ADJUNCT INSTRUCTOR

Kristen Daly PhD

ADJUNCT INSTRUCTOR

Peter Dawson PhD

ADJUNCT PROFESSOR

Maria Diaz-Perez

ADJUNCT ASSISTANT PROFESSOR

Brooke Dorsey Holliman

ADJUNCT ASSISTANT PROFESSOR

Kristen Holm PhD

ADJUNCT ASSISTANT PROFESSOR

Michelle Johnson-Jennings EdM, PhD

ADJUNCT ASSISTANT PROFESSOR

Heather Kennedy MPH

ADJUNCT INSTRUCTOR & YOUTH MOVEMENT PROGRAM MANAGER

Steven Lowenstein MD, MPH

PROFESSOR ASSOC DEAN-FACULTY

Mondi Mason PhD, MPH

ADJUNCT INSTRUCTOR

Kathleen Matthews MPH

ADJUNCT INSTRUCTOR

Borsika Rabin

ADJUNCT ASSISTANT PROFESSOR

Cornelis Rietmeijer

CU NON-EMPLOYEE

Tatiane Santos PhD, MPH

SENIOR RESEARCH INSTRUCTOR, UPENN LEONARD DAVIS INSTITUTE OF HEALTH ECONOMICS POST-DOCTORAL FELLOW

Michael Talamantes MSW, LCSW

ADJUNCT ASSISTANT PROFESSOR

Matt Vogl MPH

ADJUNCT SENIOR INSTRUCTOR, EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR (NMHIC, CU ANSCHUTZ)

Research assistants


Charlene Barrientos-Ortiz

SENIOR PROFESSIONAL RESEARCH ASSISTANT, COMMUNITY ENGAGEMENT MANAGER

Tracy Doig

MANAGER

Rocky Dubray

PROFESSIONAL RESEARCH ASSISTANT

Andrea Dwyer

SENIOR PROFESSIONAL RESEARCH ASSISTANT

Donna Eagle Bull

PROFESSIONAL RESEARCH ASSISTANT

Chloe Fields PhD

SENIOR PROFESSIONAL RESEARCH ASSISTANT

Kelsey Ford MPH

SENIOR PROFESSIONAL RESEARCH ASSISTANT

Jacqueline Gardner

PROFESSIONAL RESEARCH ASSISTANT

Cynthia Goss MA

SENIOR PROFESSIONAL RESEARCH ASSISTANT

Maya Harper

PROFESSIONAL RESEARCH ASST

Caitlin Howley MPH

SENIOR PROFESSIONAL RESEARCH ASSISTANT

Dave LaRocca MS

PROFESSIONAL RESEARCH ASSISTANT TEACHING ASSISTANT

Emily Maiurro MS

PROFESSIONAL RESEARCH ASSISTANT, SENIOR HEALTH PROMOTION COORDINATOR (RMPRC)

Erin Martinez MPH

COMMUNICATION PROGRAM MANAGER

Shannon Pray MSPH

SENIOR EVALUATION SPECIALIST

Sierra Quintana

SENIOR PROFESSIONAL RESEARCH ASSISTANT

Leslie Skinner

PROFESSIONAL RESEARCH ASSISTANT

Lucia Terpak MA

PROGRAM MANAGER (PIPER), RESEARCH ASSISTANT

Jennifer Villalobos MS

PROFESSIONAL RESEARCH ASSISTANT

Joy Waughtal

PROFESSIONAL RESEARCH ASSISTANT

Julie Webb MPH

TEACHING ASSISTANT, STUDENT ASSISTANT VI

Venice Williams

PROFESSIONAL RESEARCH ASSISTANT

Staff


Alicia Bowyer

RECRUITMENT & OUTREACH COORDINATOR

Lauren Cikara MSEd

RECRUITMENT & OUTREACH MANAGER

Joanna Coleman MA, EdPsych

HEALTH PROMOTION COORDINATOR

Hannah Cruz MPH

DATA COORDINATOR

Bernadette Gutierrez

DEPARTMENT ADMINISTRATOR

Whitney Israel MPH

OPERATIONS MANAGER

Jennifer Jewell MSPH

PROGRAM MANAGER

Sarah Leslie MPH, BS

SURVEY OPERATIONS & DATA SYSTEMS SENIOR PROFESSIONAL

Yaqiang Li PhD, MPH

SENIOR ANALYST & PROGRAMMER

Christine Mulitauopele MSPH

RESEARCH PROGRAM DIRECTOR

Joshva Silvasstar

DATABASE DESIGNER

Nicole Zwick MPH, MS

SENIOR EVALUATOR