Our Team

Larry J. Shapiro Director, Institute for Public Health: William G. Powderly, MD
Dr. J. William Campbell Professor of Medicine and Co-Director, Division of Infectious Diseases in the Department of Medicine
314-454-8215 | wpowderly@wustl.edu
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Graham A. Colditz headshot

Deputy Director: Graham A. Colditz, MD, DrPH
Niess-Gain Professor and Chief, Division of Public Health Sciences in the Department of Surgery, Program Director of the Master of Population Health Sciences Degree Program, and Associate Director for Prevention & Control, Alvin J. Siteman Cancer Center
314-454-7939 | colditzg@wustl.edu
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Associate Director: Victoria V. Anwuri, MPH
314-747-9206 | vanwuri@wustl.edu

Senior Director of Development: Sarah Herstand Myers
314-935-4251 | sarah_myers@wustl.edu

Communications Manager: Kim Furlow
314-747-9232 | flaura@wustl.edu

Business Coordinator: Anna K. Mazzuca
314-747-0962 | amazzuca@wustl.edu

Event Coordinator & Communications Assistant:
Emily Hickner  
314-273-3816 | ehickner@wustl.edu 

Center for Community Health Partnership and Research

Center Director: Angela L. Brown, MD
Associate Professor of Medicine, Cardiovascular Division in the Department of Medicine
albrown@wustl.edu

Center Director: Vetta Sanders Thompson, PhD
Professor, Public Health and Social Work Programs, Brown School
vthompson22@wustl.edu
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Center Manager (IPH): Paola (Poli) Rijos, MSW, LCSW
314-747-1456 | prijos@wustl.edu

Center Manager (ICTS): Hilary Broughton, MSW
314-273-1010 | hilary.broughton@wustl.edu

Harvey A. Friedman Center for Aging

Center Director: Nancy L. Morrow-Howell, PhD
Bettie Bofinger Brown Distinguished Professor of Social Policy, Brown School
314-935-6762 | morrow-howell@wustl.edu
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Center Manager: Natalie Galucia, MSW
314-747-9234 | ngalucia@wustl.edu

Global Health Center

Center Director: William G. Powderly, MD
Dr. Larry J. Shapiro Director, Institute for Public Health,
Dr. J. William Campbell Professor of Medicine and Co-Director, Division of Infectious Diseases in the Department of Medicine
314-454-8215 | wpowderl@wustl.edu
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Center Manager: Jacaranda van Rheenen, PhD
314-362-7964 | jvanrheenen@wustl.edu

Center for Health Economics and Policy

Center Director: Timothy D. McBride, PhD, MS
Bernard Becker Professor, Brown School
314-935-4356 | tmcbride@wustl.edu
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Center Director: William Peck, MD
Alan A. and Edith L. Wolff Distinguished Professor of Medicine, Department of Medicine
314-935-8767 | peckw@wustl.edu

Center Manager: Leah Kemper, MPH
314-935-3514| kemper@wustl.edu

Faculty Lead for Data and Methods: Abigail Barker, PhD
Research Assistant Professor, Brown School
314-935-3513 | arbarker@wustl.edu

Center for Dissemination and Implementation

Center Manager: Matthew T.  Brown, MPH
314-747-0807 | matbrown@wustl.edu

Public Health Data and Training Center

Center Director: Randi Foraker, PhD
Associate Professor of Medicine, Division of General Medical Sciences in the Department of Medicine and Faculty Lead for Population Health Informatics, Institute for Informatics
314-273-2211 | randi.foraker@wustl.edu

Center Manager: Anne Trolard, MPH
314-747-0963 | atrolard@wustl.edu

Gun Violence Initiative

Initiative Lead: Paola (Poli) Rijos-Saitta, MSW, LCSW
Center Manager, Center for Community Health Partnership and Research 
314-747-1456 | prijos@wustl.edu

Life Outside of Violence (LOV)

(St. Louis Area Hospital-Based Violence Intervention Program)

Project Manager: Kateri Chapman-Kramer, MSW, LCSW
314.273.3844 | kgchapman-kramer@wustl.edu

Relationship and Sexual Violence-Assessment Initiative (RSV-AI)

Faculty Lead: Peter Hovmand, PhD, MSW
Professor of Practice, Brown School
314-935-7968 | phovmand@wustl.edu
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Co-Lead: Sarah R. Pritchard, MPH, MSW
314.935.8728 | sarahRpritchard@wustl.edu

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