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 Academics & Student Affairs, Professor

Ashley Brooks-Russell PhD, MPH

Associate Professor, Director (IVPC)

Sheana Bull PhD, MPH

Professor, Interim Senior Faculty Fellow for Online Learning, Director (mHealth Impact Lab)

Megan Cherewick PhD, MPH

Assistant Professor

Sara Cooper PhD, MSPH

Research Associate, Associate Director for Evaluation Services (CEPEG)

Mary Dinger PhD, MSEd, 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 Equity, Diversity & Inclusion, Director (Center for Public Health Practice), Clinical Assistant Professor

Jerreed Ivanich PhD

Assistant Professor

Yvonne Kellar-Guenther PhD

Clinical Associate Professor

Heather Kennedy PhD, MPH

Instructor & Youth Movement Program Manager

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

Senior Research Instructor

Spero Manson PhD

Distinguished Professor, Director (CAIANH)

Kelly Moore MD

Associate Professor

Chloe Nicksic Sigmon PhD, MS

Research Senior Instructor

Joan O'Connell PhD

Associate Professor

Jini Puma PhD

Associate Director (RMPRC), Clinical Associate Professor

Betsy Risendal PhD

Professor, Investigator

Michelle Sarche PhD

Associate Professor

Umit Shrestha PhD, MS

Research Senior Instructor

Nicole Tuitt DrPH, MPH

Assistant Professor

Patricia Valverde PhD, MPH

Assistant Professor, 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 & 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)

Paula Yuma PhD, MPH

Assistant Professor

UNC

Rose Grose PhD

Assistant Professor

Teresa Sharp PhD

Associate Professor & Director, ColoradoSPH at UNC

Secondary faculty


Claudia Amura PhD, MPH

Research Assistant Professor

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

Steven Lowenstein MD, MPH

Professor, Associate Dean - Faculty

Mondi Mason PhD, MPH

Adjunct Instructor

Kathleen Matthews MPH

Adjunct Instructor

Nathifa Miller JD, CDP

Workforce Development Senior Specialist, 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

Jessica Buck-Atkinson MPH

Senior Professional Research Assistant

Sophie Dila MA

Technical Assistance Director, Senior Professional Research Assistant

Tracy Doig MEd

Program Manager

Rocky Dubray

Professional Research Assistant

Andrea Dwyer

Senior Professional Research Assistant

Donna Eagle Bull

Professional Research Assistant

Kelsey Ford MPH

Senior Professional Research Assistant

Jacqueline Gardner

Professional Research Assistant

Starlynne Gornail MA

Professional Research Assistant

Cynthia Goss MA

Senior Professional Research Assistant

Maya Harper

Professional Research Assistant

Kamonthip Homdayjanakul MPH

Senior Professional Research Assistant

Caitlin Howley MPH

Senior Professional Research Assistant

Kaitlynn Jones MPH

Professional Research Assistant

Kit Jones MSW

Professional Research Assistant

Erin Kelly DrPH, MA

Research Associate

Dave LaRocca MS

Senior Professional Research Assistant, Teaching Assistant

Samantha Lopez Alvarez BS

Professional Research Assistant

Andrew Macfarland MCJ

Assistant Director of Research and Evaluation

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

Sophie Rosenberg

Professional Research Assistant

Julia Simoes BA

Research and Evaluation Manager

Leslie Skinner

Professional Research Assistant

Jennifer Villalobos MS

Professional Research Assistant

Joy Waughtal MPH

Senior Professional Research Assistant

Julie Webb MPH

Teaching Assistant, Student Assistant VI

Venice Williams

Professional Research Assistant

Aaron Yoder BS

Professional Research Assistant

Staff


Alicia Bowyer

Recruitment & Outreach Coordinator

Joanna Coleman MA, EdPsych

Health Promotion Coordinator

Hannah Cruz MPH

Data Coordinator

Whitney Israel MPH

Operations Manager

Jennifer Jewell MSPH

Program Manager

Michele Kimminau BA

Assistant Director of Finance

Sarah Leslie MPH, BS

Survey Operations & Data Systems Senior Professional

Yaqiang Li PhD, MPH

Senior Analyst & Programmer

Jani Little PhD

Senior Statistician

Christine Mulitauopele MSPH

Research Program Director

Anna Royer MSW

Recruitment & Outreach Coordinator

Joshva Silvasstar

Database Designer

Sarah Smith MBA

Department Manager

BreAnna Teeters

Special Projects Coordinator

Nicole Zwick MPH, MS

Senior Evaluator