Honors and Awards
- Excellence in Teaching and Mentoring Award Nominee, Jiann-Ping Hsu College of Public Health, Georgia Southern University (2016)
- Faculty Development Award for Course Development, Georgia Southern University (2016)
- Dean's Student Advisory Committee Mentoring Award Nominee, Jiann-Ping Hsu College of Public Health (2015)
- Health Law (HSPM 7235)
- Health Policy and Management (PUBH 6534)
- Healthcare Governance (PUBH 7090)
- Directed Individual Study (PUBH 7890)
|2010||Ph.D. in Public Health Management, Health Policy and Community Health, University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston|
|1995||M.P.H. in Health Services Organizations, University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston|
|1993||J.D. in Health and Environmental Law, University of Houston ‐ Law Center|
|1990||B.S. in Health Education, Lamar University|
|1979||A.A.S. in Dental Hygiene, Coastal Bend College|
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Peer Reviewed Journals (15)
State Law Mandates for Reporting of Healthcare-Associated Clostridium difficile Infections ...
Infection Control and Hospital Epidemiology (2015)
US state and territorial laws were reviewed to identify Clostridium difficile infection reporting mandates. Twenty states require reporting either under ...
Laws Pertaining to Healthcare-Associated Infections: A Review of Three Legal ...
Infection Control and Hospital Epidemiology (2012)
We reviewed US state and territorial healthcare-associated infection (HAI) laws, specifically addressing 3 legal requirements: data submission, reporting of data ...
Variation in Public Reporting of Central Line-Associated Bloodstream Infections by ...
American Journal of Medical Quality (2011)
Central line–associated bloodstream infections (CLABSIs) are common, costly, and largely preventable. Consumers who want high-quality care should have access to ...
Book Chapters (1)
Conference Papers and Abstracts (6)
The Impact of State Mandated Healthcare-Associated Infection Reporting on Infection ...
IDWeek Annual Conference (2014)
Background: In addition to federally mandated reporting, most US states have adopted legislation requiring hospitals to submit healthcare-associated infection (HAI) ...
Legislative Mandates for Central Line-Associated Blood Stream Infection Reporting and ...
AcademyHealth Annual Research Meeting (ARM) (2014)
Research Objective: To determine the association between legislative mandates for reporting central line-associated blood stream infections (CLABSIs) and adherence with ...