Department of Public Health Sciences

Desiree Backman

Chief Prevention Officer-Institute for Population Health Improvement, UC Davis

Sheri Belafsky

Associate Physician


Roger M. Belcourt

Director, Occupational Health Services
530 752-6051

Faith Boucher

Retired. Interests: International and immigrant health, public health education, and epidemiology of chronic diseases


Michael M. Bronshvag

Physician - Interests: Clinical applications in the areas of medicine and neurology.

Richard Burton

Retired-Former Director, Placer County Health and Human Services


Shannon Conroy

Assistant Clinical Professor (VCF)

Thomas J. Ferguson

Medical Director, Cowell Student Health Center, UC Davis


Erin Griffin

Evaluation Specialist - UC Davis - Clinical and Translational Science Center (CTSC)

Farla Kaufman

California Environmental Protection Agency (Cal EPA), Office of Environmental Health Hazard Assessment


Stephanie Lake

UCD ADAPT Coordinator Alcohol & Drug Abuse Prevention /Health Education, Cowell Student Health Center

Olga Louchakova-Schwartz

Assistant Clinical Professor (VCF), M.D., Ph.D. (Neuroscience) Director of Research at Sofia University
510 367 7810

Dr. Louchakova-Schwartz's webpage


Donald O. Lyman

Retired - Former Chief, Chronic Diseases and Injury Control, CDPH - Interests: Public Health Management.

Cyllene Morris

Research Program Director - Institute for Population Health Improvement, UC Davis


Eric Nelson

Criminologist - Best Practices Development

Jessica Nunez de Ybarra

Public Health Medical Officer, Division of Communicable Disease Control, CDPH


Michael A. O'Malley

(former, retired) Physician, UCD Student Health Services

Brian Paciotti

Research Scientist - Institute for Population Health Improvement, UC Davis


Arti Parikh-Patel

Program Director - Institute for Population Health Improvement, UC Davis

Polly Paulson

Health Promotion Supervisor, UCD Student Health & Wellness Center - Interests: Health promotion, social & behavioral health


Maria Lucia Campos de Pecoraro

Interests: International Public Health, infectious diseases, clinical trials, and unmet medical needs.
707-718-3564 (Cell)

Rosane Pereira de Oliveira

Assistant Director - Integrative Medicine Program, UC Davis


Dennis Pocekay

Retired: Interest - Occuptional health
707 769-9555

Marisa Ramos

Chief, Refugee Health Program, California Department of Public Health


Richard Sun

Medical Consultant, California Public Employees' Retirement System (CalPERS). Interests: health care admin, chronic diseases

Heike Thiel de Bocanegra

Academic Coordinator, Associate Professor, Bixby Center for Global Reproductive Health, UCSF; Interests - Intimate partner viol


Patricia Wiggins

Retired. Interest: Mentoring Medical Students in the area of Occupational Medicine.

Helen Wu

Policy and Research Analyst - Institute for Population Health Improvement, UC Davis