Lorraine Alexander, DrPH

Lorraine AlexanderClinical Associate Professor
Epidemiology
Distance Learning Specialist
NC Center for Public Health Preparedness, NCIPH
Curriculum Vitae
REACH NC (Collexis) Research Profile

2105d Mcgavran-Greenberg
135 Dauer Drive
Campus Box 7435
Chapel Hill 27599-7435
USA
T: 919-966-7423
lorraine_alexander@unc.edu

Education

1990 University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill DrPH, Biohazard Science
1985 University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill MSPH, Biohazard Science
1980 Michigan State University BS, Microbiology and Public Health

Teaching

EPID 758 Methods and Principles of Applied Infectious Disease Epidemiology Syllabus

Course Development

Dr. Lorraine Alexander and Dr. Yeatts are co-instructors for the Massive Open Online Courses (MOOC) Epidemiology: The Basic Science of Public Health on the coursera® platform.

Research and practice interests

  • Infectious diseases
  • Public health practice
  • Technology

Current Positions

Since: 2006 Clinical Associate Professor
Epidemiology, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill School of Public Health

Previous Positions

1996-2006 Research Assistant Professor
Epidemiology, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill School of Public Health


Key publications

Alexander LK, Wallace JW, Wilfert RA, Horney J. (2008)
Development of a training web site for public health preparedness continuing education.
J Interact Instr Dev: vol.20 (1), p.28-38.

Alexander LK, Dail K, Davis MV, et al. (2008)
Partnering to meet training needs: A communicable disease continuing education course for public health nurses.
Public Health Reports, p.suppl 2):36-43.

Pia D. M. MacDonald, Lorraine K Alexander, Amy Ward, MA Mary V. Davis, DrPH, MSPH. (2008)
Filling the Gap: Providing Formal Training for Epidemiologists through a Graduate-Level Online Certificate in Field Epidemiology.
Public Health Reports: vol.123, p.669-75.

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