People

Faculty

Chris Dickey

Director of Global and Environmental Public Health
Clinical Associate Professor of Global Health

Dr. Chris Dickey is an international development innovator and public health entrepreneur whose work seeks to develop sustainable public health models.

Emmanuel Peprah

Director of Implementation Science for Global Health
Assistant Professor of Global Health

Dr. Emmanuel Peprah’s research interests lie at the confluence of understanding what, why, and how some evidence-based interventions work in some populations and not others.

Jo Ivey Boufford

Clinical Professor of Global Health

With experience in medicine, health policy, and public administration, Dr. Jo Ivey Boufford is an expert in urban health, healthy aging, disease prevention, and health promotion and disparities.

Julie Anne Avina

Senior Associate Dean, Student and Alumni Affairs
Clinical Associate Professor of Global Health

As Senior Associate Dean of Student & Alumni Affairs, Julie Avina oversees the student experience as an advisor and mentor to our students.

Yesim Tozan

Assistant Professor of Global Health

Dr. Yesim Tozan researches health decision science, priority setting, cost-effectiveness, and resource allocation in low- and middle-income countries, with an emphasis on dengue and malaria.

Andrea Silverman

Assistant Professor of Environmental Public Health Sciences

The goal of Dr. Andrea Silverman’s work is to develop sustainable and appropriate wastewater treatment systems, in an effort to protect public health and the environment.

Jack Caravanos

Clinical Professor of Environmental Public Health Sciences

Dr. Jack Caravanos studies lead and toxic wastes to design safe and evidence-based solutions to environmental pollution.
Carlos Chirinos Clinical Professor, NYU Steinhardt carlos.chirinos@nyu.edu
William N. Rom Global Health Programs william.rom@nyumc.org
Karen Yeates Visiting Associate Professor yeatesk@queensu.ca
Staff
Kiera Bloch, MPH Program Administrator kb2863@nyu.edu 
Patricio J. Almeida Administrative Aide patricio@nyu.edu