Cheryll Lesneski, DrPH

Clinical Assistant Professor
PH Leadership Program

Curriculum Vitae
REACH NC (Collexis) Research Profile

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PUBH 680 Public Health Practice Syllabus
PUBH 745 Community Assessment and Health Improvement Syllabus
PUBH 805 Service Trip
Research and practice interests

  • Public health leadership
  • Public health practice
Research activitiesCheryll received her DrPH in Public Health Leadership and Health Policy and Administration at UNC-CH, School of Public Health. She earned her Masters Degree in Public Administration at UF. She teaches public health practice and community health improvement classes at UNC. For the past 3 years she, along with colleagues in the Schools of Nursing and Social Work, has taken students to the coastal areas of Mississippi to assist with recovery after Hurricane Katrina.Cheryll has worked as an Improvement Advisor with the North Carolina Center for Children’s Healthcare Improvement and the National Initiative for Children’s Healthcare Quality. She was a public health practitioner in FL for 19 years and was director of the FL Putnam County Health Department from 1992-2002. Her research interests include instituting and evaluating quality improvement initiatives for public health agencies. Cheryll is currently working with national, state, and local public health leaders to advance the field of public health finance.