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A-Z Faculty

Below is a list of all Master of Public Health faculty. View individual profiles of our faculty members — with publication and contact information, research and clinical specialties and more — via the links below.

Shalowitz, Joel I

Shalowitz, Joel I

Adjunct Professor of Preventive Medicine

Bio

International Healthcare Systems, Health Insurance, Healthcare Quality, Ambulatory Care, Healthcare Policy

Sheehan, Karen M

Sheehan, Karen M

Professor of Pediatrics (Emergency Medicine), Medical Education and Preventive Medicine (Public Health Practice)

Bio

Karen Sheehan, MD, MPH is a Professor of Pediatrics and Preventive Medicine at Northwestern University's Feinberg School of Medicine. She is a founding volunteer of the Chicago Youth Programs, a comm... [more]

Siddique, Juned

Siddique, Juned

Professor of Preventive Medicine (Biostatistics) and Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences

Bio

My research efforts focus on developing statistical methods for handling incomplete or missing data. I apply these methods to a range of problems including rater bias, participant dropout, data harmo... [more]

Simon, Melissa A

Simon, Melissa A

Professor of Obstetrics and Gynecology (General Obstetrics and Gynecology)/Preventive Medicine and Medical Social Sciences

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Dr. Simon's primary research interests are aimed at promoting health equity and eliminating health disparities among low income, medically underserved women across the lifespan. Integrating health se... [more]

Sinacore, James M

Sinacore, James M

Adjunct Associate Professor of Preventive Medicine

Starren, Justin B

Starren, Justin B

Professor of Preventive Medicine (Health and Biomedical Informatics) and Medical Social Sciences

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Dr. Starren is founding Chief of the Division of Health and Biomedical Informatics, Deputy Director of the Northwestern University Clinical and Translational Sciences Institute (NUCATS) and Director o... [more]

Tandon, Shiv Darius

Tandon, Shiv Darius

Associate Professor of Medical Social Sciences

Bio

My research focuses on the prevention of mental disorders and promotion of positive well-being among vulnerable populations. Much of my mental health research is with perinatal populations, including ... [more]

Van Horn, Linda V

Van Horn, Linda V

Professor Emeritus of Preventive Medicine (Nutrition)

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diet, nutrition, prevention of excessive gestational weight gain, treatment, cardiovascular epidemiology, breast cancer, child health, obesity prevention, obesity treatment, maternal nutrition, nutrit... [more]

Welty, Leah J

Welty, Leah J

Professor of Preventive Medicine (Biostatistics) and Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences

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Dr. Welty's research interests include the application of biostatistics to psychiatry and environmental research and the development of software tools for reproducible research. She leads the develop... [more]