Wayne State University

Aim Higher

School of Medicine

Population Health Sciences Division





Population health and public health are the combination of sciences, skills and beliefs directed to the maintenance and improvement of the health of all people.

The Division of Population Health seeks to improve the public health of urban and underserved communities through the pillars of:

1) Population Health Management,

2) Education/Training,

3) Community Engagement & Partnership. 

Learner engagement is a common theme among our members as we to develop leaders in clinical and public health practice, and community-engaged research.  Division expertise includes:

  • Public health practice
  • Health services research
  • Curriculum development and evaluation
  • Workforce development
  • Practice-based research

Learn more about our Population Health Division members:

Juliann Binienda, PhD

Kimberly Campbell-Voytal, PhD

Margit Chadwell, MD

Rhonda Dailey, MD

James Janisse, PhD

Victoria Neale, PhD

Robert Podolsky, PhD

Dana Rice, Dr.P.H.

Dennis Tsilimingras, MD

Jinping Xu, MD