Administrative TitleAssistant Professor, Full-time
Population Health Sciences
Dr. Gleason – Comstock is public health researcher and educator with joint appointments in the Cardiovascular Research Institute (http://www.cvri.med.wayne.edu) and the Center for Urban Studies (http://www.cus.wayne.edu). She is a Master Certified Public Health Education Specialist (MCHES) and teaches FPH 7760 Community Health Education and FPH 7120 Global Public Health in the WSU Master of Public Health (MPH) program. Please click here for information about the MedEd Innovation Conference. Graduate students from the Global Public Health class submitted Abstracts and presented Posters at the 2019 WSU Global Health Justice and Environment Conference. Dr. Gleason has served on WSU doctoral dissertation committees in the School of Nursing, College of Education and Department of Communication.
Dr. Gleason served as Co-Director for the 2019 Department of Family Medicine & Public Health Sciences Research Day and was a Mentor for MPH and MD/MPH students’ scholarly presentations at the 2018 Michigan Family Medicine Research Day Conference. She was Editor of the Michigan Journal of Public Health from 2010-2016, a peer-reviewed, web-based journal which publishes Michigan and Great Lakes public health research and practice.
Dr. Gleason became a North American Primary Care Representative Research Group (NAPCRG) Grant Generating Program Fellow in 2019. As a Principal Investigator, her research has focused on transitional research through randomized controlled trials on cardiovascular health and HIV/AIDS risk reduction.
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