Gillings School Directory

Trinnette Cooper, MPH

Trinnette Cooper

Trinnette Cooper, MPH

Manager of Inclusive Excellence and Outreach
Gillings School of Global Public Health
  • 263-E Rosenau Hall
  • CB #7400
  • Chapel Hill, NC 27599
  • USA

Staff/Administrative Duties

In this role, Ms. Cooper provides leadership for the School's diversity programs and initiatives, outreach and recruitment. She also represents the School, in particular the Office of Student Affairs, on a number of initiatives related to student success, diversity and inclusion. These include serving as the primary point of contact for school-wide minority student recruitment efforts and overseeing diversity programs (pipeline programs) and recruitment, such as:

     - NCCU-LCCC Partners  Public Health Training Program
     - Project IMHOTEP Summer Public Health Internship
     - Summer Public Health Symposium for High School Students

Ms. Cooper also acts as the diversity liaison for the School with the UNC Office of Diversity and Multicultural Affairs and is the School's representative with the ASPPH Student Recruitment sub-committee and APHA annual exposition as well as the Gillings Ambassador Program.


MPH, Community Health Promotion, Northern Illinois University, 2003

BS, Biology, Johnson C. Smith University, 2001

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