Program Director, Online MPH
University of Illinois, Chicago
Dr. Kee Chan is an expert on developing mathematical models to determine time-saving and cost-effective strategies in improving public health. Her teaching interest includes the intersection of science and strategic planning, financial analysis, public health management, and medical decision-making analysis. She is the Program Directors of the Master of Public Health (MPH) online program in Health Policy and Administration. She received her BS and MS in Biology from the University of California, San Diego (UCSD), and her Ph.D. in Epidemiology and Public Health from Yale University, and her Master’s degree in Finance and Management from Harvard University. Her significant contribution to society includes her development of a screening test to detect for T-cell receptor excision circles (TRECs) in newborns, in which the absence of TRECs is indicative of severe combined immunodeficiency (SCID) (Chan and Puck 2005). Dr. Chan is the author of an upcoming textbook titled "Advanced Management and Leadership Practice in Population Health" (publisher Jones & Bartlett Learning).
Saturday, March 9
1:30 PM – 4:30 PM