Public Health

Search by name or expertise

Jan Warren-Findlow

Associate Professor and MPH Program Director

Jan Warren-Findlow is an associate professor in the Department of Public Health Sciences. She is a public health gerontologist with expertise in chronic disease self-management and social, psychological and behavioral factors that influence chronic disease outcomes.

Larissa R. Huber

Professor of Epidemiology and Director of the PhD Programs in Health Services Research and Public Health Sciences

Larissa Huber, Ph.D., studied anthropology and mathematics as an undergraduate. Her interests in both of these fields led her to pursue graduate degrees in Epidemiology. She completed a Master of Science in Epidemiology at the University of Massachusetts, Amherst, and Doctorate n Epidemiology at Emory University. Huber's research interests focus on reproductive epidemiology.

Melinda Forthofer

Professor and Interim Associate Dean for Academic Affairs

Melinda Forthofer, Ph.D., is professor and chair of the Department of Public Health Sciences in the College of Health and Human Services. Prior to UNC Charlotte,Forthofer was on the fUniversity of South Florida faculty (1996-2006) and at the University of South Carolina (2006-16).

Michael E. Thompson

Associate Chair Public Health Sciences; Director, MHA Program; Director Health Informatics and Analytics Program

Michael Thompson, Ph.D., is an associate professor and associate chair of Public Health Sciences. He directs UNC Charlotte’s CAHME-accredited and nationally ranked Master of Health Administration program and its Health Informatics and Analytics programs.

Robert Cramer

Associate Professor & Belk Distinguished Scholar of Health Research

Robert J. Cramer, Ph.D. is an Associate Professor of Public Health Sciences and Belk Distinguished Scholar in Health Research at the University of North Carolina at Charlotte. Holding a Ph.D. in clinical psychology, his expertise includes suicide prevention, mental health, hate crimes, violence prevention, sexual and gender minority health, and theories of health and personality.