Faculty and Staff

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David Douphrate, PhD

Associate Professor

Epidemiology, Human Genetics & Environmental Sciences

Department: Epidemiology, Human Genetics & Environmental Sciences
Center: Southwest Center for Occupational and Environmental Health
Phone Number: (210) 276-9005
Room Number: OTC 1124 (San Antonio)

Research Interests:

  • Cause and prevention of work-related musculoskeletal disorders
  • ergonomics
  • workplace safety
  • and occupational health and safety management
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David Gimeno, PhD

Professor

Epidemiology, Human Genetics & Environmental Sciences

Department: Epidemiology, Human Genetics & Environmental Sciences
Center: Southwest Center for Occupational and Environmental Health
Phone Number: (210) 276-9011
Room Number: OTC 1122 (San Antonio)

Research Interests:

  • Occupational and social epidemiology
  • work organization
  • social inequalities
  • multilevel statistical models
  • work disability
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John R. Herbold, DVM, PhD

Associate Professor of Epidemiology

Epidemiology, Human Genetics & Environmental Sciences

Department: Epidemiology, Human Genetics & Environmental Sciences
Phone Number: (210) 276-9009
Room Number: OTC 1114 (San Antonio)

Research Interests:

  • Epidemiology
  • environmental health
  • infectious disease
  • animal-human issues
  • military medicine.
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Belinda Flores Hernandez, PhD

Assistant Professor of Health Promotion & Behavioral Sciences

Health Promotion & Behavioral Sciences

Department: Health Promotion & Behavioral Sciences
Center: Center for Health Promotion and Prevention Research
Phone Number: (210) 276-9021
Room Number: OTC 1109 (San Antonio)

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Dritana Marko, MD, MSc

Faculty Associate

Management, Policy & Community Health

Department: Management, Policy & Community Health
Center: Center for Health Systems Research, Policy, and Practice
Phone Number: (210) 276-9041
Room Number: OTC 1111 (San Antonio)

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Laura McKieran, DrPH

Associate Professor of Management, Policy & Community Health

Management, Policy & Community Health

Department: Management, Policy & Community Health
Center: Center for Health Systems Research, Policy, and Practice
Phone Number: (210) 276-9007
Room Number: OTC 1113 (San Antonio)

Research Interests:

  • "Business intelligence" for community improvement
  • data visualization and GIS
  • linking administrative data across service systems
  • small-area and hyperlocal data
  • community needs and assets assessment
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Laura Aubree Shay, PhD

Assistant Professor

Health Promotion & Behavioral Sciences

Department: Health Promotion & Behavioral Sciences
Center: Center for Health Promotion and Prevention Research
Phone Number: (210) 276-9000
Room Number: OTC 1108 (San Antonio)

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Melissa Valerio, PhD

Associate Professor & Regional Dean, San Antonio Reginal Campus

Health Promotion & Behavioral Sciences

Department: Health Promotion & Behavioral Sciences
Center: Center for Health Promotion and Prevention Research
Phone Number: (210) 276-9017
Room Number: OTC 1106 (San Antonio)

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Kristina Walker Whitworth, PhD

Assistant Professor

Epidemiology, Human Genetics & Environmental Sciences

Department: Epidemiology, Human Genetics & Environmental Sciences
Center: Southwest Center for Occupational and Environmental Health
Phone Number: (210) 276-9018
Room Number: OTC 1117 (San Antonio)

Research Interests:

  • Health Effects Related to Environmental Exposures
  • Reproductive Health
  • Pregnancy Outcomes
  • Biomarkers of Environmental Exposure
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