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Wendi Middleton

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Dr Wendi Middleton

middletw@nsuok.edu

  • Assistant Professor
    Public Health

Office Location

  • Muskogee
    Muskogee Administration Building 186
    (918) 444-3937

Bio

I am an Assistant Professor and the MPH program Director at NSU. I received my Ph.D. in Health Education from SIUC and my Masters in Biology from the UNK.

Education:

  • Ph D,Health Education,Southern Illinois University,,2015
  • MS,Biology,University of Nebraska,,2005
  • BS,Biology,Quincy University,,1997
  • OtherAS,Biology,John Wood Community College,,1994
My research interests focus mainly on prevention of tick-borne infections. Other interests include prevalence of infectious disease, obesity and lack of physical activity, and tobacco use.
Theory-based program planning, Environmental Health, Epidemiology, Global Health

Intellectual Content:

  • Climate change advocacy: Exploring links between student empowerment and civic engagement (Journal Article, Professional Journal), Discovery, Published, August, 2020

Presentations:

  • Qualitative Refinement of a Tick-Borne Disease Survey - Society for Public Health Education Conference - - April 2018
  • An assessment of the knowledge, attitudes, and behaviors of college students regarding tick-borne diseases - National Conference and Global Forum on Science, Policy, and Environment - - January 2017

Courses Taught:

  • SOCIAL & HEALTH BEHAVIOR THEOR - MPH 5043 - Fall 2020
  • MANAGING CHANGE PUBLIC HEALTH - MPH 5353 - Fall 2020
  • INTRODUCTION TO PUBLIC HEALTH - MPH 5003 - Fall 2020
  • ESSENTIALS FOR LEADERSHIP - MPH 5301 - Fall 2020
  • APPLIED RESEARCH METHODS - MPH 5223 - Summer 2020
  • SOCIAL & HEALTH BEHAVIOR THEOR - MPH 5043 - Spring 2020
  • EPIDEMIOLOGY I - MPH 5113 - Spring 2020
  • ENVIRON & OCCUPATIONAL HEALTH - MPH 5063 - Spring 2020