Susan Allan , MD, JD, MPH, Associate Professor, University of Washington School of Public Health
Susan Allan, MD, JD, MPH, Associate Professor, University of Washington School of Public Health. Prior public health experience included serving as state Public Health Director for Oregon (2005-2008) and as Public Health Director for Arlington County, Virginia (1985-2005).
Dr. Allan has served on many national public health boards and committees related to developing public health excellence and the public health workforce, including the Institute of Medicine committees and reports on “Educating Public Health Professionals for the 21st Century” and “Training Physicians for Public Health Career”; the Council on Education for Public Health, which accredits schools and programs of public health; the Council on Linkages between Academia and Public Health Practice; the Board on Population Health and Public Health Practice of the Institute of Medicine; CDC workgroups on Law Enforcement and Public Health Emergencies, and Community Mitigation for Pandemic Influenza; and the Public Policy Advisory Council of the National March of Dimes.
Her education includes a BA from Seattle University, MD from Harvard Medical School, JD from Harvard Law School, and MPH from Johns Hopkins. She is Board Certified in Preventive Medicine/General Public Health.
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