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Denise M. Bruno, MD, MPH

Associate Dean for Global Engagement and Director of the Center for Global Health, Interim Chair and Associate Professor
Department of Community Health Sciences

Background and Expertise:

Denise M. Bruno, MD, MPH, is Interim Chair and Associate Professor in the Department of Community Health Sciences. She holds a doctor of medicine degree from the University of Medicine & Dentistry of New Jersey and an MPH from the Harvard School of Public Health.  She has training and experience in both pediatrics and public health which has guided her research focus in the area of preventable diseases.  She has worked extensively with providers and community members to identify barriers and facilitators to accessing and receiving quality healthcare especially in the area of immunizations.  Through collaborations with partners and community members, she hopes to promote the development and implementation of evidence-based interventions that increase access to care and improve the quality of care provided to communities.

Courses Taught:

  • CHSC 5202: Issues in the Health of Immigrant Populations
  • CHSC 7204: Health Promotion Seminar