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Meg Landfried, MPH

Meg Landfried

Meg Landfried, MPH

Assistant Professor
Department of Health Behavior
MPH Practicum Director
Gillings School of Global Public Health
  • 358B Rosenau Hall
  • CB# 7440
  • Chapel Hill, NC 27599
  • USA
Meg Landfried, MPH, is an assistant professor in the Department of Health Behavior. Her work centers on preparing students for their careers in public health through community-engaged scholarship.

In her schoolwide role as MPH practicum director, Landfried oversees the Gillings MPH practicum program for all residential and online master's students.

Within the Department of Health Behavior, Landfried directs the year-long, community-led, group-based, mentored service-learning course that is the culminating experience for health behavior and EQUITY concentration MPH students.

Honors and Awards

Award for Engaged Teaching.

2019, UNC Office of the Provost

Impact in Practice Award

2018, UNC Gillings School ofGlobal Public Health

Staff Excellence Award

2013, UNC Gillings School ofGlobal Public Health

Research Activities

Community engagement and culturally relevant interventions

Staff/Administrative Duties

Responsible for overseeing the development, implementation and evaluation of the Gillings MPH practicum program for residential and MPH@UNC students.


MPH, Health Behavior and Health Education, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, 2008

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