Dr. Usher has a secondary appointment in the OHSU-PSU School of Public Health as a Professor in the Public Health Practice program. In this role, Dr. Usher’s work includes collaborating on research with primary faculty and continuing EASA C4E work.
M.D., Georgetown University School of Medicine, 2002
B.A., Humanities, Walla Walla College, 1998
¹ CEPH Primary Instructional Faculty
² CEPH Non-Primary Instructional Faculty
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