Ronny A. Bell

Ronny A. Bell, PhD
Professor and Chair


Marysia Grzybowski

Marysia Grzybowski, PhD
Teaching Assistant Professor

Greg Kearney

Greg Kearney, DrPH, MPH
Assistant Professor

C. Suzanne Lea

C. Suzanne Lea, PhD, MPH
Associate Professor

Juhee Kim

Juhee Kim, ScD
Associate Professor

Health Administration

Ari Mwachofi

Ari Mwachofi, PhD
Associate Professor

N. Ruth Little

N. Ruth Little, Ed.D., MPH
Vice Chair & Assistant Professor

Huabin Luo

Huabin Luo, PhD
Assistant Professor

Health Behaviors

Nancy Winterbauer

Nancy Winterbauer, PhD, MS
Assistant Professor

Marla Hall

Marla Hall, PhD, MCHES
Assistant Professor

Stephanie Jilcott Pitts

Stephanie Jilcott Pitts, PhD
Associate Professor

Ann Rafferty

Ann Rafferty, PhD, MS
Teaching Associate Professor

Joint Appointed Faculty

Paul Barry

Paul Barry, MD, MPH
Clinical Professor

Suzanne Lazorick

Suzanne Lazorick, MD, MPH
Associate Professor

Kristina Simeonsson

Kristina Simeonsson, MD, MSPH
Assistant Professor

Adjunct Faculty




Jason Brinkley, PhD Associate Professor Biostatistics
Sheena Eagan Chamberlin, MPH, PhD Teaching Assistant Professor Bioethics and Interdisciplinary Studies
Sharon Gordon, DDS, MPH, PhD Professor School of Dental Medicine
Annette Greer, PhD, MSN, RN Associate Professor Bioethics and Interdisciplinary Studies
Jane Hoppin, ScD Professor NCSU, Biological Sciences
Erika Johnson, PhD, MPH Assistant Professor School of Communication
Marcus Johnson, MPH, MBA, MHA Strategic Services Associate Duke University School of Medicine
Linda Kean, PhD Professor School of Communication
Tim Kelley, Phd, MEd Professor Health Education & Promotion
Rick Langley, MD, MPH Associate Professor Division of Public Health
Mark Moss, DDS, PhD, MS Associate Professor School of Dental Medicine
Cristina Richie, PhD Assistant Professor Bioethics and Interdisciplinary Studies
Alice Richman, PhD Associate Professor Health Education & Promotion
Wanda Wright, RN, DDS, MS, MSD Assistant Professor School of Dental Medicine

Community Advisory Board

Name Title Agency
Jane Baker Executive Director NC Board of Examiners for Nursing Home Administrators
Wick Baker President Vidant Edgecombe Hospital
Battle Betts Director Albemarle Regional Health Services
Greg Bounds CEO Goshen Medical Center
Ila Davis Director Duplin County Health Department
Cindy DePorter Branch Head Quality Evaluative Systems Branch, DHSR, Nursing Home Licensure & Certification Section
Jean Farmer-Butterfield Representative, District 24 NC House of Representatives
Hal Garland Administrator McGregor Downs Health and Rehabilitation Center
Kahla Hall Director Community Benefit, Office of Management and Administration, Vidant Medical Foundation
Scott Harrelson Director Craven County Health Department
Krissy Hoover Infectious Disease Preventionist Lenoir Memorial Hospital
Tom Irons Vice Chancellor Regional Health Services BSOM, East Carolina University, Department of Pediatrics
James Johnson Director Medical Affairs, Vidant Medical Center
Marcus Johnson Strategic Services Associate Duke University School of Medicine
Karen LaChapelle Interim Director Edgecombe County Health Department
James Madson Director Beaufort County Health Department
Susan Martin Representative, District 8 NC House of Representatives
Pat McElraft Representative, District 13 NC House of Representatives
Claire W. Mills Director Eastern Area Health Education Center
Ben Money President NC Community Health Center Association
John Morrow Director Pitt County Health Department
Catherine Nelson Community Health Programs Administrator Vidant Medical Center
Louis Pate Senator, District 7 NC Senate
John Rouse, Jr. Director Harnett County Health Department
Misty Scheel Deputy Director of Public Health Naval Hospital Camp Lejeune
Maggie Sauer Director NC Office of Rural Health, NCDHHS
Kim Schwartz CEO Roanoke Chowan Community Health Center
Laurie Stallings Executive Director Cypress Glen Retirement Community
Paul Stockett Administrator Riverpoint Crest Nursing & Rehabilitation Center
Lynette Tolson Executive Director NC Public Health Association
Tamara Williams Coordinator Language Access Services, Office of Patient and Family Engagement, Vidant Medical Center
Lisa Yates Regional Vice President Principle Long Term Care


Chris Mansfield

Chris Mansfield

Lloyd Novick

Lloyd Novick