Kara Zografos, Dr.P.H., M.P.H.

Educational Background

Dr.P.H. Public Health Education, Loma Linda University 8/03-6/07

M.P.H. Health Promotion and Education, California State University, Fresno 8/99-8/02

B.S. Community Health: Health Promotion and Education, California State University, Fresno 5/94-5/99

Certification: Certified Health Education Specialist (CHES)

Professional Employment

8/16 - Current: Chair, Department of Public Health, California State University, Fresno

01/14 - 05/16: Director, Master of Public Health Program, California State University, Fresno

01/14 - Current: College Assessment Coordinator, College of Health and Human Services, California State University, Fresno

08/13 - Current: Associate Professor, Department of Public Health, California State University, Fresno

08/07 - 05/13: Assistant Professor, Department of Public Health, California State University, Fresno

1/06 - 8/07: Part-Time Lecturer, Department of Public Health, California State University, Fresno

8/05 - 05/07: Internship Coordinator, Department of Public Health, California State University, Fresno

6/05 - 7/05: Teaching Assistant, Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Loma Linda University

9/02 - 9/03: Program Associate/Asthma Camp Coordinator, American Lung Association of Central California

9/00-9/02: Part-Time Lecturer, Department of Public Health, California State University, Fresno

Teaching Experience

PH 90 - Contemporary Health Issues (online)
PH 91 - Introduction to Human Sexuality 
PH 100 - Community Health
PH 104 - Global and Cultural Issues in Health
PH 109 - Epidemiology
PH 114 - Health Behavior
PH 128 - Holistic Health and Alternative Medicine
PH 131 - Principles of Health Education
PH 133 - Health Education Methods
PH 135 - Human Disease
PH 202 - Advanced Public Health Statistics
PH 225A - Foundations of Health Promotion

Publications

12/10 Zografos, K., Hopp Marshak, H, Neish, C., & Dyjack, D. (2007).  The Effects of an Adolescent Asthma Education Intervention on Knowledge, Intention, Behavior, Self-Efficacy, and Self-Consciousness.

Submitted: Zografos, K., Krenz, V., & Yarmo, K. Protective Alcohol-Use Behavior Utilization among a Sample of College Students
Journal: American Journal of Health Education.

Creative Activities

Member - Society for Public Health Education, Washington, D.C.

Member - American Public Health Association, Washington, D.C.

University, Community, and Professional Service
Faculty Advisor - Student Public Health Association

Awards/Recognition Received

5/12 - Outstanding Advisor of the Year

11/11 - Horizon Award

5/11 - Outstanding Advisor or the Year

3/11 - Provost's Award for Promising New faculty

10/10 - Club and Organization Advisor of the Month Award

5/10 - Faculty Recognition Award

5/08 - Outstanding Advisor of the Year Award

5/07 - Outstanding Advisor of the Year Award

6/07 - Loma Linda University Chancellor's Award

5/06 - CSU Chancellor's Doctoral Incentive Program Award

1/06 - Loma Linda University Selma Andrews Scholarship

7/04 - Loma Linda University Gerken-Neish Scholarship Award

11/99 - American Cancer Society Volunteer of the Year Award

5/99 - Outstanding Undergraduate Health Education Major of the
Year Award

8/97 - Public Health Scholarship Award

5/94 - Daughters of Penelope Scholarship Award

4/98-8/02 - Phi Kappa Phi National Honor Society, California State University, Fresno

10/97-8/02 - Golden Key National Honor Society, California State University, Fresno

 

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