Center for Preparedness Education Staff

Center Staff


 Research Interest

Sharon Medcalf, PhD Disaster/emergency preparedness
Gary Gorby, MD  
Elayne Saejung, MS
Leslie Scofield, MPH Participant centered education and adult learning. Additional areas of interest include facilitation, virtual course delivery, strategic planning and disaster preparedness.
Barbara Dodge, BA-E Adult education, disaster response proficiency, exercise improvement plans and sustaining interest in disaster response planning and exercising.
Rachel Lookadoo, JD
Tonya Ngotel, BA
Beckie McCaw
Kristine Sanger  Disaster preparedness for Hospitals, Long Term Care Facilities and Home Health Agencies.  She is also active in the Public Health community, and has extensive experience within the topics of exercise design, healthcare evacuation and shelter in place, infection prevention and control, and conference coordination.
John-Martin Lowe, PhD
Research areas are infectious disease microbiology, disaster preparedness, and environmental exposure assessment.  My focus is on remediation of biological weapon contamination, highly infectious patient transport...
Theodore Cieslak
Phil Smith, MD Biopreparedness and Biocontainment, Infectious Diseases in Long Term Care Facilities, Hospital Infection Control