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After Residency

Graduates of the Tulane University Preventive Medicine Residency Program enter careers in governmental public health, clinical preventive medicine, academia and the private sector. Current Positions of recent graduates are listed below.


Local & State Health Departments

  • Parham Jaberi, MD, MPH (2006) -  Regional Medical Director, Louisiana State Office of Public Health
  • David C. Damsker, MD, MPH (2003) - Community Health Medical Director, Wake County Human Services, Raleigh, NC
  • Kara Cooper, MD, MSPH (2002) Medical Leader, Child and Adolescent Health, Arkansas Department of Health, Little Rock, AR

Clinical Preventive Medicine

  • Keith Winfrey, MD, MPH (2002) - Medical Director of St. Bernard Clinic, Excelth, St. Bernard, LA

Federal Public Health Agencies

  • Deidra D. Parrish MD, MPH (2006) - ORISE Fellow, STD Disparities Liaison, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA
  • Ann Buff, MD, MPH (2003)  Lieutenant Commander, U.S. Public Health Service Commissioned Corps


  • Allison Lee Sabel-Soteres, MD, PhD (2004) - Director of Medical Biostatistics, Denver Health Medical Center, Denver, CO
  • Timothy S. Church, MD, MPH, PhD (2000) - John S. McIlHenny Endowed Chair in Health Wisdom, Pennington Biomedical Research Center, Baton Rouge, LA
  • Stephanie Connelly, MD, MPH (2000) - Assistant Professor, University of Tennessee, Memphis, TN
  • Nicole Mihalopoulos, MD, MPH (2003) - Assistant Professor in General Pediatrics University of Utah School of Medicine, Salt Lake City, UT

Private Sector

  • Lauren Bodek, MD, MSPH (2003) - Associate Scientific Director, Embryon, Inc., Somerville, NJ
  • David Gan, MD, MPH, DrPH (2001) - Medical Director for Medical Safety Assessment, Bristol-Myers Squibb, Washington, DC

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