Undergraduate PHS

The People of Undergraduate Public Health Studies at Tulane

SPHTM Faculty Retreat

Public health undergraduate faculty meet regularly to review, plan and perfect the BSPH degree program. 

Our faculty includes internationally recognized scholars whose research has had a great deal of impact in their academic  fields.  They are committed to quality teaching and making themselves available to students.  Our program is also supported by a group of dedicated individuals from around the university as well as professionals from the field.  The links below will allow you to learn about the people who are devoted to our program.


Full Time Faculty:

Maya Begalieva (Global Community Health and Behavioral Sciences)

Lorelei Cropley (Global Community Health and Behavioral Sciences)

Mark Dal Corso (Global Community Health and Behavioral Sciences)

Elisabeth Gleckler (Global Community Health and Behavioral Sciences)

Susan Hassig (Epidemiology)

Joseph Keating (Global Health Systems and Development)

John Lefante (Biostatistics and Bioinformatics)

Maureen Lichtveld (Global Environmental Health Sciences)

Charles Miller (Global Environmental Health Sciences)

Latha Rajan (Tropical Medicine)

Lizheng Shi (Global Health Systems and Development)

Sudesh Srivastav (Biostatistics and Bioinformatics)

TJ Stranova (Global Health Systems and Development) 

Peter Scharf (Global Health Systems and Development)

Jeffery Wickliffe (Global Environmental Health Sciences)

Mark Wilson (Global Environmental Health Sciences)


Visiting Faculty:

  • Takeisha Davis (Regional Director, Louisiana Department of Health and Hospitals)
  • Scott Tims (Director Tulane Center for Wellness and Health Promotion)
  • Flint Mitchell (Program Officer, Greater New Orleans Foundation)
  • Phyllis Raabe (University of New Orleans)


Undergraduate Public Health Program Support Staff


Program Manager
Chris Lane



Kendra Klebba

Academic Advisor
Kendra Klebba








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