School of Public Health Faculty & Staff

The School of Public Health at Downstate is home to talented academic and administrative professionals dedicated to serving students and promoting health equity for all. 

Departmental faculty have been extensively involved in a broad range of scholarly and research activities. These include clinical outcomes and health care quality improvement, risk management in health care institutions, home health care, hospice care, cost containment and prospective payment, Medicaid, community mental health, strategic health planning, HIV and other sexually transmitted diseases, cancer epidemiology, prostate cancer, and comparative mortalities in surgical procedures. Current plans for future research directions include disparities in health and health care among minority populations, urban health issues, cancer epidemiology, health care evaluation, women's health, prevention issues for urban minority populations, and HIV prevention and treatment.

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Lori Hoepner, DrPH, MPH

Assistant Professor
Department of Environmental and Occupational Health Sciences

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Pascal James Imperato, MD, MPH&TM, MACP

Founding Dean, Dean Emeritus, and Distinguished Service Professor
School of Public Health

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Michael A. Joseph, PhD, MPH

Adjunct Associate Professor
Epidemiology & Biostatistics

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Robert Karpman, MD, MBA

Clinical Professor
Department of Health Policy and Management
MHA Program Director

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Senait Kebede, MD

Adjunct Associate Professor
Department of Community Health Sciences

Dr. Sergios-Orestis Kolokotronis

Sergios-Orestis Kolokotronis, PhD

Assistant Professor
Departments of Epidemiology and Biostatistics
Medicine (Infectious Diseases), Cell Biology

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W. Marcus Lambert, PhD

Associate Vice President for Research Strategy and Operations, Associate Professor
Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics

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Paul A. Landsbergis, PhD, EdD, MPH

Associate Professor
Department of Environmental and Occupational Health Sciences

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Jessica Liu, BS

Grants Manager
School of Public Health

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Thomas Mackie, PhD, MPH

Chair and Associate Professor
Health Policy and Management

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Arlene L. Mbonu, PhD, MA

Coordinator for Strategic Partnerships

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Macceau Medozile, MPA, DrPH

Adjunct Assistant Professor
Health Policy & Management