Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine
Faculty Profiles
Michael C Fagen, PhD, MPH

Michael C Fagen, PhD, MPH

Chief of Public Health in the Department of Preventive Medicine

Associate Professor of Preventive Medicine (Public Health Practice)

Focus of Work


I direct the Institute for Public Health and Medicine's Program in Public Health, am Chief of the Department of Preventive Medicine's Public Health Practice Division, and lead projects that bridge gaps between public health research and practice. My primary interests are in school health promotion, evaluation, and public health workforce development.


Education and Certification

  • MPH: Tulane University, Applied Health Sciences (1995)
  • PhD: University of Illinois - Chicago, Community Health Sciences (2001)


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