|Present||Assistant Professor, Public Health, St. Catherine University ‐ Public Health Department|
Professional Service and Affiliations
|2017 - Present||Member - Mental Health Section, American Public Health Association (APHA)||2016 - Present||Consultant/Instructional Coach, National Math and Science Initiative (NMSI)||2009 - Present||Table Leader (TL), College Board/Educational Testing Service (ETS)|
Honors and Awards
- Sr. Amata Miller Catholic Mission in Action Award, St. Catherine University
- Senior Seminar in Public Health
- Environmental Health
- Foundations of Public Health
- Global Health
- Advanced Placement Biology
|2011||PhD Health Sciences, Seton Hall University ‐ Health Sciences|
|2003||Masters of Science, Seton Hall University ‐ Microbiology|
|1990||Bachelor of Science, University of Port Harcourt ‐ Biology|
Exploring the effectiveness of virtual compassionate presence sessions in reducing ...
Journal of Religion, Spirituality & Aging (2021)
This pilot study explored the effectiveness of virtual compassionate presence (CP) sessions in reducing loneliness and isolation among assisted-living older ...
Exploring individual and interpersonal level factors associated with academic success ...
Higher Education Studies (2019)
The present study investigated how spirituality, peer connections, and social integration relate to academic resiliency, academic self-efficacy, academic integration, and ...
Evaluating Interventions to Reduce Lead Poisoning Among Vulnerable Population: A ...
Minnesota Environmental Health Association Winter Conference (2020)
BackgroundLead poisoning occurs when the health or bodily functions of an individual are adversely affected. The population at high-risk for ...
Personal and Interpersonal Level Predictors of Academic Resiliency, Academic Self-efficacy ...
2019 Undergraduate Public Health and Global Health Education Summit (2019)
Background: The search for attributes associated with college students’ success has spurred a great deal of empirical research in recent ...