Oregon Health Sciences University (OHSU) and Portland State University (PSU) School of Public Health

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Our Faculty

More than 150 faculty members work within the OHSU-PSU School of Public Health. They have a wide range of expertise, from monitoring and assessing health risks and opportunities in populations, to helping build health-supporting social environments through policy, advocacy, and programs. They are educators, advisors, researchers, practitioners and community leaders. They come from backgrounds in quantitative, behavioral, environmental and social sciences, policy and government, exercise and health sciences and anthropology, among many other areas. They all work in collaboration with each other and with community partners, and are especially focused on the training and education of future leaders and practitioners in the public health fields.

Programs

Wyse, Jessica - PhD

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Research Assistant Professor Health Systems & Policy, and Health Management & Policy Office OHSU – Center to Improve Veteran Involvement in Care (CIVIC) VA Portland Health Care System 3710 SW U.S. Veterans Hospital Road, R&D 66 Portland OR 97239 Phone: 503-220-8262 x51755
Biography

Dr. Wyse has a primary appointment in the OHSU-PSU School of Public Health as a Research Assistant Professor in the Health Systems Management and Policy programs. In this role, Professor Wyse’s work includes collaborating with other faculty members in Health Systems & Policy, mentoring or advising PhD students in HSP, serving as preceptor, and participating in the School at large.

Dr. Wyse’s research addresses the treatment of substance use disorders among vulnerable populations. She is interested both in the system-level changes needed to promote effective care delivery and access, as well as patients’ experiences of this care. Another line of research focuses on incarceration and the criminal justice system, and implications of these systems for health and wellbeing.

Education, Degrees

B.A., American Studies, Wesleyan University, 2000
M.P.P., Public Policy, University of Michigan, 2005
M.A., Sociology, University of Michigan, 2009
Ph.D., Sociology and Public Policy, University of Michigan, 2011

Meet our Faculty

David Bangsberg

Founding Dean

Dr. Ryan Petteway – A People’s Social Epidemiologist

Assistant Professor
Office: PSU – URBN 470N