MPH Program Director
Medical College of Wisconsin
Terry Brandenburg is currently the Director of the Master of Public Health Program at the Medical College of Wisconsin. Prior to this appointment he worked in local public health departments for over 34 years, serving as a public health officer for 27 of those years.
In addition to years of experience in public health practice at the local level, Mr. Brandenburg has been active in many statewide initiatives in Wisconsin including the development of the 2010 and 2020 state public health plan, the revision of Wisconsin’s public health statutes, and past president of the Wisconsin Association of Local Health Departments and Boards (Wisconsin’s SACCHO). Mr. Brandenburg currently serves on the Wisconsin Public Health Council that advises the governor and legislature on public health issues.
Nationally he has served as chair of the National Public Health Leadership Society, served two terms on the National Association of County and City Health Officials (NACCHO) Board, served as chair of the NACCHO Audit Committee, served on the NACCHO Community Health and Prevention Committee, currently serves as Co-Chair of the NACCHO Workforce and Leadership Development Committee, and was a mentor in the NACCHO Survive & Thrive Program.
Mr. Brandenburg has a BS degree in Environmental & Public Health from the University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire, master’s degrees in business administration (MBA) and public administration (MPA) from University of Wisconsin-Oshkosh, and a master of public health (MPH) degree from the University of North Carolina-Chapel Hill. Mr. Brandenburg was a fellow in the CDC National Public Health Leadership Institute and is currently certified in public health (CPH) through the National Board of Public Health Examiners.
Tuesday, July 9
3:15 PM – 4:15 PM