Faculty and Staff

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Inkyu Han, PhD

Assistant Professor

Epidemiology, Human Genetics & Environmental Sciences

Department: Epidemiology, Human Genetics & Environmental Sciences
Center: Southwest Center for Occupational and Environmental Health
Phone Number: (713) 500-9260
Room Number: RAS W642 (Houston)

Research Interests:

  • Environmental and Occupational Health|Epidemiology|Health Equity|Global Health|Social Determinants of Health|Big Data/Data Science
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Craig L. Hanis, PhD

Professor

Epidemiology, Human Genetics & Environmental Sciences

Department: Epidemiology, Human Genetics & Environmental Sciences
Center: Human Genetics Center
Phone Number: (713) 500-9807
Room Number: RAS E423 (Houston)

Research Interests:

  • Genetic epidemiology
  • genetics of type 2 diabetes and its complications
  • genomic approaches to identifying genes for common diseases.
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Blake Hanson, PhD

Assistant Professor

Epidemiology, Human Genetics & Environmental Sciences

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Department: Epidemiology, Human Genetics & Environmental Sciences
Center: Center for Infectious Diseases
Phone Number: (713) 500-9357
Room Number: RAS E739 (Houston)

Research Interests:

  • Epidemiology|Genetics and -omics|Infectious Disease|Big Data/Data Science
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Robert J. Hardy, PhD

Professor Emeritus

Biostatistics

Department: Biostatistics
Center: Coordinating Center for Clinical Trials
Phone Number: (713) 500-9524

Research Interests:

  • Biometrical methods
  • statistical epidemiology
  • clinical trials
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Melissa Harrell, PhD

Associate Professor

Epidemiology, Human Genetics & Environmental Sciences

Department: Epidemiology, Human Genetics & Environmental Sciences
Center: Dell Center for Healthy Living
Phone Number: (512) 391-2526
Room Number: UTA 6.336 (Austin)

Research Interests:

  • Adolescent Health|Global Health|Substance Use|Epidemiology|Maternal and Child Health
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Christian Harrison, PhD

Asc Pr Mgt Policy & CHlth NTT

Management, Policy & Community Health

Department: Management, Policy & Community Health
Phone Number: (713) 500-9000
Room Number: RAS W340 (Houston)

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C. Morton Hawkins Jr, ScD

Professor Emeritus

Biostatistics

Department: Biostatistics
Phone Number: (713) 500-9526

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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|Global Health|Environmental and Occupational Health|Infectious Disease
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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)

Research Interests:

  • Adolescent Health|Health Education/Behavioral Sciences|Maternal and Child Health|Program Evaluation|Sexual Health
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Linda Highfield, PhD

Associate Professor

Management, Policy & Community Health

Department: Management, Policy & Community Health
Center: Center for Health Systems Research, Policy, and Practice
Phone Number: (713) 500-9389
Room Number: RAS E909 (Houston)

Research Interests:

  • Social Determinants of Health|GIS/Spatio-temporal Data Analysis|Cancer|Health Services/Outcomes Research
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James E. Hixson, PhD

Professor

Epidemiology, Human Genetics & Environmental Sciences

Department: Epidemiology, Human Genetics & Environmental Sciences
Center: Human Genetics Center
Phone Number: (713) 500-9834
Room Number: RAS W422 (Houston)

Research Interests:

  • Cardiovascular and Chronic Diseases|Genetics and -omics
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Deanna M. Hoelscher, PhD

McGovern Professor & Regional Dean

Health Promotion & Behavioral Sciences

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Department: Health Promotion & Behavioral Sciences
Center: Dell Center for Healthy Living
Phone Number: (512) 391-2510
Room Number: UTA 6.314 (Austin)

Research Interests:

  • Physical Activity and Nutrition|Health Education/Behavioral Sciences|Maternal and Child Health|Adolescent Health|Social Determinants of Health|Community Health Practice|Health Equity|Program Evaluation
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Lu-Yu Hwang, MD

Professor

Epidemiology, Human Genetics & Environmental Sciences

Department: Epidemiology, Human Genetics & Environmental Sciences
Center: Center for Infectious Diseases
Phone Number: (713) 500-9382
Room Number: RAS E717 (Houston)

Research Interests:

  • Pediatrics
  • infectious disease
  • perinatal transmission
  • viral epidemiology
  • cancer epidemiology
  • hepatitis virus/liver cancer
  • HIV/AIDS
  • HTLV/leukemia
  • EBV/nasopharyngeal cancer
  • viral oncology.
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