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11/16/2014
APTR Council of Graduate Programs in Public Health Meeting

11/17/2014
APTR Public Health Learning Modules Presentation at APHA Annual Meeting

3/15/2015 » 3/17/2015
Teaching Prevention 2015: Connect. Motivate. Educate. Transform.

Featured Members
Sabrina Neeley PhD, Wright State University MPH ProgramTeaching Prevention 2015 Program Planning Chair
Patrick Remington MD MPH, University of Wisconsin-Madison, School of Medicine & Public HealthAssociate Dean for Public Health and Professor of Population Health Sciences

Call for Abstracts Open

Educator Award Recipients

Awardees

2014

Bart K. Holland, PhD, MPH
   

2013

Marian Passannante, PhD


1998

Alicia McClary, EEd, MS

2011

Miriam Alexander, MD, MPH


1997

William Greaves, MD, MSPH

2010

Suzanne B. Cashman, ScD


1996

Michael Wilkes, MD, PhD

2008

David R. Garr, MD


1995

Terence Collins, MD, MPH

2007

Thomas M. Becker, MD


1994

Kevin Patrick, MD,MS

2006

H. Virginia McCoy, PhD


1993

Hugh Fulmer, MD, MPH

2005

Matthew Boulton, MD, MPH


1992

Elizabeth Barrett Connor, MD

2004

Nancy A. Rigotti, MD


1991

Richard Riegelman, MD, PhD

2003

Jasjit S. Ahluwalia, MD, MPH, MS


1990

F. Marian Bishop, PhD, MSPH

2002

George Rutherford, MD


1989

William Wiese, MD

2001

Beverly D. Taylor, MD


1988

David Sheridan, MD, MS

2000

Paul R. Marantz, MD, MPH


1987

Arthur Frank, MD, PhD

1999

Eddy Bresnitz, MD, MS



    

2014 F. Marian Bishop Outstanding Educator Awardee

Bart K. Holland, PhD, MPH
Associate Professor
New Jersey Medical School, Rutgers University
Department of Preventive Medicine and Community Health
Director, Educational Evaluation and Research
Director of M.S. Program in Pharmaceutical Biostatistics  

Dr. Holland has taught, mentored, and conducted research for 28 years. Gradually, he mastered techniques of effective teaching, and has come to love this aspect of academic life. He is the course director for the medical school’s Biostatistics and Epidemiology course, and has won the students’ Golden Apple Award, and also two “teaching excellence awards” from the administration. Dr. Holland is a member of the medical school’s Master Educator Guild, which carries with it a responsibility to mentor the teaching of others who are less experienced.

He originated and taught “Design of Epidemiological Studies and Clinical Trials,” in the School of Public  Health, which won the student government association’s Excellence in Teaching Award, and has mentored numerous master’s and doctoral students in the as they perform research of public health significance. Dr. Holland has also been the founding director of the medical school’s clinical clerkship in “Preventive Medicine and Public Health.” All of his teaching and mentoring is founded upon interdisciplinary thinking. And he has written and translated various books for both professional and public audiences, ranging over topics in probability, biostatistics, the history of epidemics, study design, and techniques for distinguishing science from pseudoscience. In short, Dr. Holland truly enjoys considering the world from multiple perspectives, and is happy to get others interested and enthusiastic about multidisciplinary approaches to preventive medicine.


2013 F. Marian Bishop Outstanding Educator Awardee

#Marian Passannante, PhD
Associate Professor of Biostatistics and Epidemiology
Department of Preventive Medicine and Community Health
UMDNJ- New Jersey Medical School.

Dr. Marian Passannante is an Associate Professor of Biostatistics and Epidemiology in the Department of Preventive Medicine and Community Health in the UMDNJ- New Jersey Medical School. In addition, she is an Associate Professor in the Quantitative Methods Division: Biostatistics and Epidemiology of the UMDNJ-School of Public Health (SPH) on the Newark Campus.

Dr. Passannante received her PhD in 1983 from The Johns Hopkins University School of Hygiene and Public Health. After completing her doctoral work, she joined the Department of Preventive Medicine and Community Health at the UMDNJ- New Jersey Medical School. Dr. Passannante was one of the founding members of the Newark Campus of the UMDNJ-School of Public Health. She currently serves as the Chair of the SPH Newark Campus Curriculum Committee. Dr. Passannante is the epidemiologist on a wide range of CDC and NIH grant-funded projects. Her areas of interest and expertise include the impact of social factors on disease outcomes, questionnaire design/survey research, the epidemiology of tuberculosis and injury epidemiology.

Dr. Passannante teaches courses on biostatistics and epidemiology to medical and public health students and survey research methods to masters and doctoral level students at the SPH. Dr. Passannante has been the recipient of many teaching awards from students and the administration at the New Jersey Medical School. Dr. Passannante is also an active member of the Epidemiology Section of the American Public Health Association.

2012 F. Marian Bishop Outstanding Educator Awardee

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#Miriam Alexander, MD, MPH
Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health

Dr. Alexander is a faculty member at the Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health where she serves as the director of the General Preventive Medicine Residency Program. In this capacity she taught and mentored well over 100 practicing Preventive Medicine residents. She also serves as the director of the Mid-Atlantic Public Health Training Center. In her role with the Mid-Atlantic Public Health Training Center, she also serves as an instructor providing training to practicing members of the public health workforce in the Mid-Atlantic region. Dr. Alexander actively teaches and precepts medical students in the Johns Hopkins School of Medicine and is the primary instructor of the Introduction to Public Health course on the undergraduate campus of Johns Hopkins.

Dr. Alexander joined the faculty of Johns Hopkins University in 1995 and was the Director of the Masters of Public Health Program from 1997-July 2002.She has also served as the medical director for the Caroline Street Clinic for the Uninsured, a Johns Hopkins University Urban Health Institute initiative that provides primary care to the uninsured population of East Baltimore.

In addition to her Johns Hopkins activities, Dr. Alexander serves as the Corporate Medical Director at McCormick and Company, a position she has held since 1993. In that capacity she provides direct patient care and provides physician consultative services to all their occupational health programs.

Dr. Alexander has been actively involved in Preventive Medicine on a national level. She recently completed a 9 year term on the American Board of Preventive Medicine and serves on the Residency Review Committee for Preventive Medicine of the Accreditation Council of Graduate Medical Education. She has served for many years in leadership roles within the American College of Preventive Medicine and will assume its presidency in February 2011.

Prior to 1995 Dr. Alexander was with EHG/National Health Services and was the Medical Director at Bethlehem Steel from 1991 until 1995. Dr. Alexander is Board Certified in General Preventive Medicine and completed her residency training at Johns Hopkins University. She received her medical and bachelors degrees from Cornell University.

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