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Aleta Evans Gaertner, MPH

Aleta Gaertner

Aleta Evans Gaertner, MPH

Coordinator for Curriculum Assessment, Accreditation and Pedagogy
Academic Affairs
  • 267 Rosenau Hall
  • CB #7400
  • Chapel Hill, NC 27599
  • USA

Staff/Administrative Duties

Aleta collaborates with academicians to develop and implement effective strategies to monitor and improve public health instructional program quality. She provides technical assistance for curriculum development, program coordination, evaluation and accreditation compliance.

Prior to joining Gillings, Aleta led the initial Council on Education for Public Health (CEPH) accreditation and reaccreditation self-study and site visit processes at the University of Nebraska Medical Center College of Public Health, where she served as the administrator for evaluation and program coordination for more than eight years. She actively participated in competency revision, curriculum mapping, program development and the college-wide evaluation process. Additionally, she worked for a Certified Public Accounting firm for more than ten years.

Aleta is passionate about her role in ensuring accessible, high-quality public health training that empowers students to purse their dreams in serving the public’s health.


MPH, Maternal and Child Health, The George Washington University, 2008

BS, Behavioral Science, James Madison University, 2004

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