Associate Professor , Rural Health Education Network

Department of Health Promotion, Social and Behavioral Health
Director, Rural Health Education Network (RHEN)
University of Nebraska Medical Center
College of Public Health

Professional Summary

  • 2008-present   
  • 2007-2009 - Assistant Research Professor, George Washington University School of Public Health and Health Sciences, Washington DC
  • 2009-present - Associate Professor, University of Nebraska Medical Center, College of Public Health, Director, Rural Health Education Network
  • 2003-2008
  • 2003-2006 - Instructor of Social Medicine, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA
  • 2004-2006 - Kerr White Visiting Scholar, Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, Rockville, MD
  • 2006-2007 - Deputy CMO, Greater Southeast Community Hospital, Washington, D.C.
  • 2006-2007 - Assistant Clinical Professor of Health Care Sciences, The George Washington University, Washington D.C.
  • 2007-2009 - Assistant Research Professor, George Washington University School of Public Health and Health Sciences, Washington DC
  • 2009-present - Associate Professor, University of Nebraska Medical Center, College of Public Health, Director, Rural Health Education Network

Education

  • MD, University of Nebraska Medical Center, College of Medicine
  • MPH, Harvard School of Public Health, 2000
  • BA, International Relations, Brown University, 1997

Research Interests

  • Health disparities
  • Perceived discrimination
  • Rural health professions

Selected Publications

  • Masui T, Johansson P. Point Mutations in codons 12 and 62 of the Ha-ras gene in rat urinary bladder carcinomas induced by N-[4-(-Nitro-2-Furyl)-2-Thiazolyl] formamide.  Molecular Carcinogenesis 3:21-215 1990
  • Johansson P, Jacobsen C, Buchwald D.  “Perceived Discrimination in Healthcare among American Indians/Alaska Natives,” Ethnicity and Disease, 2006, 16: 766-771
  • Weidmer, B; Johansson, P; Dalpoas, Wharton, D; Darby, C; Hays, R, “Adapting CAHPS for an American Indian Population,” The Journal of Health Care for the Poor and Underserved, 2009, Aug:20(30)695-712
  • Johansson P, Jones DE, Watkins CC, Haisfield-Wolfe ME, Gaston-Johansson F, Journal of National Black Nurses' Association, 22(1), 43-56  

Professional Affiliation

  • American Public Health Association
  • Harvard Alumni Association 

contact Patrik Johansson


984373 Nebraska Medical Center
Omaha, NE 68198-4373     
Office Location: MCPH 2039
Phone: 402-559-8946                      
Email:  pjohansson@unmc.edu

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