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Gregory Tung PhD, MPH

ASSOCIATE PROFESSOR
Program for Injury Prevention, Education & Research
  • Department of Health Systems, Management & Policy

Email Address: gregory.tung@cuanschutz.edu

Primary Phone: 303-724-7787

Dr. Greg Tung is an associate professor in the Colorado School of Public Health's Department of Health Systems, Management & Policy. His research interests relate to how scientific evidence is incorporated into policy and program decision making, with a special emphasis on injury prevention. Dr. Tung works on a diverse range of injury topics, including the prevention of youth violence, suicides, poisonings and child abuse. His research interests also include the integration of health services and public health systems, with a focus on non-profit hospital community benefit activities. Dr. Tung is a mixed methods researcher and utilizes both quantitative (e.g. longitudinal, multi-level, and time-to-event analysis) and qualitative (e.g. case studies) methods. He is also faculty in the Program for Injury Prevention, Education and Research (PIPER).

Areas of Expertise

  • Injury prevention
  • Policy translation
  • Public health systems

Education, Licensure & Certifications

  • PhD, Health Policy, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health
  • MPH, Health Policy, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health
  • BA, Biology, UC Berkeley