Elections

 

The election is open June 1 to July 15. You must be an individual member of IAPHS by July 14 to vote. If you are not already a member, click here to join.

Members receive an email containing a unique voter keyword and instructions for voting.  Please contact Sue Bevan at sbevan@iaphs.org with any problems.

Those continuing on the Board during 2019 and their 2019 positions include Ana Diez Roux (President), Bruce Link (Past President), Cindy Colen (Treasurer), Lindsey Leininger (Secretary), Chris Bachrach (Executive Director), Sue Bevan (Administrative Director), and Board members Allison Aiello, James Broesch, Hedy Lee, Sanne Magnan, Allen Mallory, Lourdes Rodríguez, and Sarah Stoddard.  Retiring members include Sandro Galea, Tiffany Green, Dave Kindig, and Wizdom Powell.

Thanks to Past President Sandro Galea, who chaired the Nominations Committee, and committee members Candyce Kroenke, Mark Hatzenbuehler and Susan Short, and a special thanks to our candidates for their willingness to serve IAPHS.  

President-Elect

This person will serve as President in 2020 and Past-President in 2021.  In 2019, he will appoint individual(s) to chair the 2020 Program Committee as well as other new members of IAPHS committees in 2020.

Frederick J. Zimmerman, PhD

Affiliation
Professor, Department of Health Policy & Management, UCLA Fielding School of Public Health
Co-Director, Center for Health Advancement, UCLA Fielding School of Public Health
 
Discipline
Economics
 
 
Biographical Sketch

Dr. Zimmerman has published extensively on the social and economic determinants of health.   His research has illuminated how economic structure—including poverty and inequality—influence population health. His work has been distilled into the multi-level theory of population health. Read more

Marc Gourevitch, MD, MPH

Affiliation
Chair and Professor, Department of Population Health, NYU School of Medicine
 
Discipline
Physician and population health researcher / Department Chair
 
 
Biographical Sketch
 
Marc N. Gourevitch, MD, MPH, is the Muriel and George Singer Professor and founding Chair of the Department of Population Health at NYU Langone Medical Center. The focus of Dr. Gourevitch’s work is on developing approaches that leverage both healthcare delivery and policy- and community-level interventions to advance the health of populations.  Dr. Gourevitch leads the City Health Dashboard project, funded by the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation, which aims to equip city and community leaders with an accurate understanding of the health of their urban populations, including social, economic, and environmental drivers, to support population health improvement initiatives. Read more

Board Members

The Board provides oversight and strategic guidance to IAPHS.  It meets by conference call once a month and in-person just before the annual IAPHS Conference. The three members elected this year will serve 3 year terms beginning in January 2019.

Board Member (1)

Julie Maslowsky, PhD

Affiliation
Assistant Professor of Health Behavior and Health Education, Department of Kinesiology and Health Education, University of Texas at Austin


Discipline
Developmental Psychology

 
 
Biographical Sketch

Dr. Maslowsky is a developmental psychologist and population health scientist studying adolescent health risk behavior. She is currently Assistant Professor of Health Behavior and Health Education and faculty affiliate in the Population Research Center and Department of Population Health at Dell Medical School at the University of Texas at Austin. Her work combines theory and methods of Developmental Psychology and Population Health to identify the origins and consequences of adolescent health risk behavior and develop prevention and intervention programs to reduce its negative consequences. Read more

 

Jason Houle, PhD

Affiliation
Assistant Professor of Sociology, Dartmouth Coll


Discipline
Sociology

 
Website
 
Biographical Sketch
Jason Houle is a Sociologist and Demographer interested in social disparities in mental health and well-being, social stratification and mobility, and how these processes play out across the life course. Much of his current work focuses on the causes and consequences of rising household indebtedness, with a focus on social inequality, health and mental health. Read more

Board Member (2)

Dustin Duncan, ScD

Affiliation
New York University School of Medicine

Discipline
Social Epidemiology

 Website
 
Biographical Sketch

 Dustin T. Duncan, ScD  is an Associate Professor in the Department of Population Health at the New York University (NYU) School of Medicine, where he directs NYU’s Spatial Epidemiology Lab. Dr. Duncan is a Social and Spatial Epidemiologist. His research broadly seeks to understand how social and contextual factors, especially neighborhood characteristics (such as the built environment and the social environment), influence population health, with a particular focus on HIV epidemiology and prevention and emerging work on sleep epidemiology and promotion. Read more

Danya Keene, PhD

Affiliation
Assistant Professor, Department of Social Behavioral Sciences, Yale School of Public Health
Discipline
Public Health
Website
https://publichealth.yale.edu/people/danya_keene.profile

 
Biographical Sketch
My research broadly explores how social policies contribute to health inequality, with a particular focus on issues related to housing and place. For example, my prior research has examined how urban revitalization and public housing demolition affect the health of low-income African American communities in Chicago, Atlanta and nationally. Read more

Board Member (3)

Stacy Tessler Lindau, MD, MAPP

Affiliation
Professor, The University of Chicago, Departments of Obstetrics/Gynecology and Medicine-Geriatrics
 

Discipline
Obstetrics/Gynecology, Gerontology, Population Health Science, Social Enterprise

 
Biographical Sketch

Stacy Tessler Lindau, MD, MAPP is a tenured professor at the University of Chicago and a population health scientist with expertise in women’s health, aging, sexuality, and urban populations. Stacy was founding Co-PI of the NIA-funded National Social Life, Health and Aging Project, the nation’s largest longitudinal, population-representative study of social life, sexuality and health. She founded the Chicago Core on Biomeasures in Population-Based Health and Aging Research (CCBAR) at the U Chicago/NORC Center on Aging and helped forge the biosocial survey field. Read more

 

Richard M. Carpiano, Ph.D., M.P.H.

Affiliation
Professor of Public Policy and Sociology
University of California, Riverside
 

Discipline
Sociomedical Sciences, Sociology, Public Health, Population Health

 
Biographical Sketch
Richard M. Carpiano is Professor of Public Policy and Sociology at the University of California, Riverside. He is also the co-editor (with Brian Kelly of Purdue University) of the Journal of Health and Social Behavior, the leading journal for medical sociology scholarship. Carpiano is a medical sociologist and population health scientist who studies how social factors, such as socioeconomic status, race-ethnicity, social connections and social capital, and community conditions, contribute to the physical and mental health of adults and children. Read more