Christopher Lee Ringwalt, DrPH

  Adjunct Professor
Health Behavior

Senior Research Scientist
UNC Injury Prevention and Research Center

cringwal@email.unc.edu
Education
1985 University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill DrPH, Public Health
1975 University of Tennessee MSW, Social Work
 
Research interests

  • Health policy
  • Injury prevention
  • Substance abuse
Research activities

Experience

Senior Scientist for PIRE and UNC Injury Prevention Research Center

  • Conducts and publishes the results of prevention-related studies at two primary places of employment
  • Serves on teams to write proposals and conduct studies
  • Advises and mentors doctoral students and new investigators

Primary Research areas

  • Substance abuse prevention
  • Epidemiology of effective prevention programs
  • Program evaluation
Staff/administrative responsibilities

As HB adjunct:

  • Faculty research collaboration
  • Student research supervision
  • Dissertation committee member
  • Informal research advice or technical assistance