07/10/2012

Glenn Beamer, PhD

Health Policy and Public Health

Beamer_glennDirector of the Master of Public Health Program
Associate Professor of Health Policy

Expertise

Community health and development.

About Dr. Beamer

Dr. Beamer’s research interest include community health and development, as well as health policy issues related to children. He is currently working on a worker-based model for community development and retirement security, and a comparative evaluation of state-level welfare and health policy reform efforts. Dr. Beamer was a Robert Wood Johnson Scholar in Health Policy Research at the University of California at Berkeley and the University of California at San Francisco from 1997 through 1999.

Before joining University of the Sciences, he served as director of the Margaret Chase Smith Policy Center at the University of Maine. He has also served as assistant professor of public policy at The Edward J. Bloustein School of Planning and Public Policy at Rutgers University. Dr. Beamer's teaching focuses on health policy, community health and development, and community-based health research.

Dr. Beamer is a graduate of the University of Michigan with a MA and PhD in political science. He received a BA from the College of William & Mary.

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