Public Health Alumni News and Updates

Catch up on the latest news and updates from public health alumni! And share your news or update with fellow alumni, students, faculty and others at the College of Public Health and Ohio State if you have recently changed jobs, earned a promotion, made a difference in your community or work, gotten married, received an award, had a child, etc.

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Lucy Ramos, MPH '17

Lucy Ramos

Lucy Ramos recently joined Planned Parenthood of Greater Ohio to serve as Director of Donor Communications and Marketing. Lucy earned her MPH to gain deeper knowledge in social justice and policy as it relates to health and health care. While at CPH Lucy gained reproductive health experience working with Dr. Alison Norris. She partnered with clinicians at an Ohio State-supported hospital in rural Malawi to develop a maternal and neonatal mortality surveillance system for the hospital's catchment area. In her new role, Lucy will combine her professional experience and the knowledge she developed at CPH. She joins Planned Parenthood at a critical time, as access to Title X funding is intercepted by public policy.

Dr. Courtney Dewart, PhD '19

Courtney Dewart

Courtney will begin a two-year postdoctoral fellowship with the CDC in July, serving as an officer in the agency's Epidemic Intelligence Service. As a field officer assigned to the Ohio Department of Health, she looks forward to remaining close to the CPH community.

Dajzsa McDaniel, BSPH '16

Dajzsa McDaniel

Dajzsa McDaniel is completing her Administrative Fellowship at Columbia University Irving Medical Center at the end of June 2019. She then will be transitioning into a Lead Project Manager role supporting the medical center as they implement Epic.

Abe Brown, III, MHA '01

Abe Brown

Abe was promoted to Director, Division of Partnership Investments and Agreements, Office of Regulatory Affairs, U.S. Food and Drug Administration in 2018. He was also elected as Vice President of the Federal Executive Institute Alumni Association in early 2019.

Jessica Miller, MHA '18

Jessica Miller

Jessica received a promotion to Manager of Clinical Operations, Ambulatory Services at UT Southwestern Medical Center in Dallas, TX, beginning April 1.

Dr. Remle Crowe, PhD '18

Remie Crowe

Remle recently started working for ESO, a leading data and software company for EMS, Fire, and Hospitals, as a Research Scientist and Performance Improvement Manager in Austin, Texas.

Dr. Patricia Klein, MPH '04

Patricia Klein

After working for Medical Vigilance Solutions, a business unit with Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center, for 13 years, Patricia was promoted to Director of Pharmacovigilance and Medical Communications. In this role, she lead a team of 70 specialized nurses and pharmacists providing drug safety and medical communications services to the pharmaceutical industry. They contract with pharmaceutical companies to answer the toll free number on their product labeling, answer any medical information questions from consumers and health care professionals, and intake any adverse events to submit to regulatory agencies. The work they do helps to identify new drug safety information used to update product labels and keep the public aware and safe.