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Jodie L. Guest, Ph.D., MPH

Course Director: Epidemiology- Biostatistics, Senior Seminar, Dual Degree MPH-PA student Laison

Email: Jodie.Guest@va.gov

Biography

Name

Jodie L. Guest, PhD, MPH

Role

Associate Professor, Rollins School of Public Health and Emory School of Medicine, Director, HIV Research, Atlanta VA Medical Center

Director Epidemiology/Biostatistics, Director Analysis in Medical Research, Director Dual Degree Program (PA/MPH)

Contact Information

Jodie.Guest@va.gov

Education

Doctor of Philosophy, Epidemiology Emory University

Master of Public Health, Epidemiology Emory University

Bachelor of Arts, Communication Disorders Baylor University

Clinical Background

RN and Paramedic

Licensure and Certifications

Honors/Awards

Excellence in Teaching, Golden Apple Award, Emory School of Medicine,

Crystal Apple Teaching Award for Excellence in Professional Graduate School Teaching at Emory University

Emory University Service Award, Teen Corp

Who's Who in Health Sciences Education

Special Contribution Award, Public Health Strategic Health Care Group, National VA

Recognition for outstanding performance, Veterans Health Affairs

Recognition for highest rated course at Rollins School of Public Health, Emory University

Commencement speaker, St. Martin’s Episcopal School

Leadership Atlanta

Leadership Georgia

Thesis Advisor for National PAEA/JAPPA Student Writing Competition 1st place award winner

Thesis Advisor for National PAEA/JAPPA Student Writing Competition 3rd place award winner

High Performance, Healthy Schools Summit for Education Leadership Innovation in Sustainability - St. Martins Episcopal School

Research Interests

Co-founder of the HIV Atlanta VA Cohort Study (HAVACS) antiretroviral-induced lipid abnormalities, nephrotoxicity, inflammatory markers of endothelial cell activation, hepatitis c coinfection, MRSA, and food insecurity. 

 

Personal Interests

Susan G. Koman for the Cure 3-Day Breast Cancer Walk, Lead communications trail director at the Iditarod each March in Alaska.  Founder and Executive Director of Teen Corp,

Jodie and her husband, Tom, reside in Brookhaven with their two children, Gavin and Annie, and a household of pets.

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