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Public Health

Core Faculty

Corinne Kyriacou

Corinne Kyriacou, PhD, MPH
Chair and Associate Professor, Department of Health Professions, Hofstra University; Co-Director, Master of Public Health and Advanced Certificate Programs, Department of Health Professions, Hofstra University

Janet Dolgin

Martine Hackett, PhD, MPH, CHES
Assistant Chair and Assistant Professor, Department of Health Professions, Hofstra University; Co-Director, Master of Public Health and Advanced Certificate Programs, Department of Health Professions, Hofstra University

Ronald Burkoff

Ronald Burakoff, DMD, MPH
Founding Chair and Professor, Department of Dental Medicine, Donald and Barbara Zucker School of Medicine at Hofstra/Northwell; Chairman, Department of Dental Medicine, Northwell Health

Stephanie L. Burke

Stephanie L. Burke, MS, MHA, CHES
Administrative Manager, Community Engagement & Cultural Competency, Suffolk Care Collaborative

Spring Cooperman

Spring C. Cooper, PhD
Associate Professor, Community Health and Social Sciences, CUNY Graduate School of Public Health and Health Policy

Nancy Copperman

Nancy Copperman, MS, RD, CDN
Assistant Professor of Occupational Medicine, Epidemiology and Prevention, Donald and Barbara Zucker School of Medicine at Hofstra/Northwell; Director, Public Health Initiatives, Northwell Health

Janet Dolgin

Janet Dolgin, JD, PhD
Professor of Law and Director, Gitenstein Institute for Health Law and Policy, Maurice A. Deane School of Law, Hofstra University; Professor, Science Education, Donald and Barbara Zucker School of Medicine at Hofstra/Northwell

Oonagh Dowling

Oonagh Dowling, PhD
Senior Research Analyst, Department of Occupational Medicine, Epidemiology and Prevention, Northwell Health

Lawrence Eisenstein

Lawrence Eisenstein, MD, FACP
Commissioner of Health, Nassau County Department of Health

Joanna Fishbein

Joanna Fishbein, MPH
Associate Biostatistician, Biostatistics Unit, The Feinstein Institute for Medical Research, Northwell Health

Laura Guerra

Laura Guerra, EdD, MS, MGM
Special Assistant Professor, Department of Health Professions, Hofstra University

Andrzej Kozikowsi, PhD

Andrzej Kozikowski, PhD
Assistant Professor of Medicine, Donald and Barbara Zucker School of Medicine at Hofstra/Northwell; Research Analyst, Division of Community Health and Health Services Research, Department of Medicine/Occupational Medicine, Epidemiology and Prevention, Northwell Health

Jeffrey Kraut

Jeffrey Kraut, MBA
Associate Dean for Strategic Planning, Assistant Professor of Science Education, Donald and Barbara Zucker School of Medicine at Hofstra/Northwell; Senior Vice President, Strategy, Northwell Health

Corinne Kyriacou

Corinne Kyriacou, PhD, MPH
Chair and Associate Professor, Department of Health Professions, Hofstra University

Martin L. Lesser

Martin Lesser, PhD, EMT-CC
Assistant Vice President, Director and Investigator, Biostatistics Unit, Feinstein Institute for Medical Research; Professor, Department of Molecular Medicine and Department of Population Health, Donald and Barbara Zucker School of Medicine at Hofstra/Northwell

Jacqueline M. Moline

Jacqueline M. Moline, MD, MS, FACP, FACOEM
Chair, Occupational Medicine, Epidemiology, and Prevention, Donald and Barbara Zucker School of Medicine at Hofstra/Northwell; Vice President, Occupational Medicine, Epidemiology, and Prevention, Northwell Health

Anthony Santella

Anthony Santella, DrPH, MPH, MCHES
Associate Professor, Department of Health Professions, Hofstra University

Christine L. Sardo Molmenti

Christine L. Sardo Molmenti, MPH, PhD
Assistant Professor and Epidemiology Researcher, Department of Occupational Medicine, Epidemiology, and Prevention, Donald and Barbara Zucker School of Medicine at Hofstra/Northwell

Joshua Moskovitz

Joshua Moskovitz, MD, MPH, MBA, FACEP
Associate Director of Operations, Department of Emergency Medicine, NYC Health + Hospitals/Jacobi

Sarah Novak

Sarah Novak, PhD
Associate Professor, Psychology, Hofstra University

Renee Pekmezaris

Renee Pekmezaris, PhD
Associate Professor, Medicine and Occupational Medicine, Epidemiology and Prevention, Donald and Barbara Zucker School of Medicine at Hofstra/Northwell; Vice President, Community Health and Health Services Research, Department of Medicine, Northwell Health

Rehana Rasul, MA

Rehana Rasul, MA
Biostatistician, Northwell Health

Lisa Rosen,ScM

Lisa Rosen, ScM
Senior Biostatistician, Biostatistics Unit, The Feinstein Institute for Medical Research, Northwell Health

Johanna Shih

Johanna Shih, PhD
Associate Professor, Sociology, Hofstra University

Kenneth Spaeth

Kenneth Spaeth, MD, MPH
Division Chief, Occupational & Environmental Medicine, Northwell Health; Department of Occupational Medicine, Epidemiology and Prevention, Donald and Barbara Zucker School of Medicine at Hofstra/Northwell

Guillaume Stoffels, MS, MA

Guillaume Stoffels, MS, MA
Associate Biostatistician, Northwell Health

Emanuela Taioli

Emanuela Taioli, MD, PhD
Adjunct Professor, Occupational Medicine, Epidemiology and Prevention, Donald and Barbara Zucker School of Medicine at Hofstra/Northwell

Rachel Taniey

Rachel Taniey MS, RD, CDN
Adjunct Professor, College of Nursing and Public Health, Adelphi University; Doctoral of Public Health student, Community Health and Social Sciences, CUNY Graduate School of Public Health and Health Policy.

Omolara Uwemedimo

Omolara Uwemedimo, MD, MPH
Assistant Professor of Pediatrics and Occupational Medicine, Epidemiology and Prevention, Donald and Barbara Zucker School of Medicine at Hofstra/Northwell; Director, Global Health Training Program at Cohen Children's Medical Center of New York, Division of Pediatrics, Northwell Health

Meng Zhang, PhD, MS, MA

Meng Zhang, PhD, MS, MA
Associate Research Statistician, Northwell Health


Advisory Board

Tavora Buchman, Nassau County Department of Health

Raymond Fink, Public Health Solutions

V. Elaine Gross, ERASE Racism

Kemp Hannon, NYS Senator

Jean Kelly, The INN – Interfaith Nutrition Network

David Nemiroff, NuHealth

Rosemary A. Olsen, Hempstead Housing Authority

Gwen O’Shea, Health & Welfare Council of Long Island

Ram Raju, Senior Vice President and Community Health Investment Officer, Northwell Health

Irwin Redlener, Children’s Health Fund

Theresa Regnante, United Way of Long Island

Kathy Rosenthal, Family Service League

Gladys Serrano, Hispanic Counseling Center

James Tomarken, Suffolk County Department of Health Services

Advisory Board