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Department of Community & Behavioral Health

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Ginny McCarthy MPH, MDiv

DrPH student

Ginny McCarthy is a DrPH candidate in the Department of Community & Behavioral Health. Ginny joined the Colorado School of Public Health to work closely with the Injury & Violence Prevention Center on firearm injury and prevention in the realm in interpersonal violence and suicide prevention. Building upon her previous work the Chicagoland area, Ginny hopes to utilize geospatial technology and mobile health platforms to enhance multisector collaboration and access to resources around firearm injury prevention for individuals and communities.

Education, Licensure & Certifications

  • MPH, Epidemiology, Loyola University Chicago
  • MDiv, Weston Jesuit School of Theology, Boston College
  • BA, Spanish, Saint Louis University
  • BA, Theological Studies, Saint Louis University