ICHS Faculty and Staff
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Dr. Driscoll is the Director of the Institute for Health Studies and an associate professor in the College of Health and Social Welfare. His research combines epidemiological and anthropological methods to link population-level health data and sociocultural context in order to assess and create effective public health programs. He has more than 10 years of experience working for a host of federal agencies and research foundations and associations. When not in the office, Dr. Driscoll enjoys running, biking, canoe camping, and fishing
Janet Johnston, PhD, MPH, MS
Dr. Johnston, a statistician and epidemiologist, conducts epidemiological research focused on chronic diseases, health disparities, women's health, and aging. She specializes in study design, analytic methods, and data quality. Prior to joining UAA, Dr. Johnston worked at the Alaska Native Tribal Health Consortium as a Senior Epidemiologist and Health Research Director. At ANTHC she focused on cardiovascular epidemiology, working on both the Alaska Native Cardiovascular Disease Registry and the Alaska Native Stroke Registry. Previously, Dr. Johnston was the co-principal investigator for the Study of Women's Health Across the Nation (SWAN) Coordinating Center with day-to-day responsibility overseeing data management, analysis, and clinic support. SWAN is a multi-site, multi-ethnic study of 3302 women transitioning through menopause. Dr. Johnston was also the lead statistician for the NHLBI Dynamic Registry of Percutaneous Coronary Interventions and an Injury Epidemiologist at the National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health in Morgantown, WV.
Andrew Bill, AAS
ICHS Strategic Advisory Group of Experts
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