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

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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:

  • Environmental and Occupational Health|Epidemiology|Global Health|Injury and Violence|Social Determinants of Health
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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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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

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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:

  • Big Data/Data Science|Health Equity|Social Determinants of Health|Behavioral/Mental Health|GIS/Spatio-temporal Data Analysis
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Robert E. Roberts, PhD

Professor Emeritus

Health Promotion & Behavioral Sciences

Department: Health Promotion & Behavioral Sciences
Center: Dell Center for Healthy Living
Phone Number: (210) 276-9023
Room Number: OTC 1110 (San Antonio)

Research Interests:

  • Cross-cultural research
  • psychiatric epidemiology
  • adolescent mental health
  • affective disorders
  • suicide
  • sleep disorders
  • obesity and mental health
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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)

Research Interests:

  • Adolescent Health|Cancer|Cardiovascular and Chronic Diseases|Health Education/Behavioral Sciences|Health Services/Outcomes Research|Program Evaluation
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Melissa Valerio-Shewmaker, 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:

  • Environmental and Occupational Health|Epidemiology|Maternal and Child Health|Health Equity
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