By linking academia to professional public health practice, the Center for Public Health Practice (CPHP) contributes to better health for Pennsylvanians. CPHP is a catalyst for engaged scholarship in public health through applied research, practice-based teaching, and professional service. The activities and research provided by CPHP, along with close collaboration with community partners, enables CPHP to be a resource to the community and strengthen the public health system.
Director of the Center for Public Health Practice (Interim)
Elizabeth Van Nostrand, JD
Director (Interim), Center for Public Health Practice
Associate Professor, Health Policy and Management
Director, MPH and JD/MPH programs, Health Policy and Management
Instructor, School of Law
Instructor, Katz School of Business
A733 Public Health
Deputy Director of the Center for Public Health Practice (Interim)
Tina Batra Hershey, JD, MPH
CPHP Affiliated Faculty Application
Affiliate faculty appointments may be considered for individuals who, by virtue of their expertise, are deemed capable of making a significant contribution to the CPHP program. Such contribution may involve collaboration on grants, giving occasional lectures, or acting as preceptor to students during field work or practicum. Affiliate faculty appointments may be made available to faculty who hold primary appointments in departments or Centers of Pitt Public Health or other schools of the University, or to persons who hold University and academic professional positions in the University.
To download the CPHP Affiliated Faculty Application, click on the link below: