PhD Student

Department of Health Services Research Administration and Policy
University of Nebraska Medical Center
College of Public Health

Professional Summary

  • 2010- Present Graduate Research Assistant/Teaching Assistant, COPH, UNMC
  • 2005-2006 Dental Surgeon, NAMS, Kathmandu Nepal


  • 2014 PhD University of Nebraska Medical Center, Omaha, NE
  • 2009 MBA Bellevue University, Bellevue, NE
  • 2004 BDS Manipal College of Dental Surgery, Manipal, India

Research interests
Oral health services, Rural health access, rural health workforce, quality of care

Selected Publications

  • Nayar, P., Nguyen, A.T., Ojha, D., Schmid, K., Apenteng, B., Woodbridge, P. (2012) Transitions in Dual Care for Veterans: Non-Federal Physician Perspectives. Journal of Community Health.
  • Chen, L. Nguyen, A; Jacobson, J. J.; Ojha, D; and Palm, D. (2012) "Effectiveness and Challenges for Implementing Quality Improvement Activities in Nebraska’s Local Health Departments," Frontiers in Public Health Services and Systems Research: Vol. 1: No. 3, Article 7.

Professional Affiliations

  • American Public Health Association
  • Academy Health

Contact Diptee Ojha
Diptee Ojha

984350 Nebraska Medical Center
Omaha, NE 68198-4350