Population Health Sciences Faculty

Kerry J. Redican, MSPH, MPH, PhD

Professor
Public Health Administration, Program Development in Health Education, Comparative Health Care, and Public Health Systems
Department of Population Health Sciences

Education

  • 1986
    Master of Public Health (Health Administration)
    University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
  • 1976
    Doctor of Philosophy (Community Health)
    University of Illinois, Urbana
  • 1972
    Master of Science in Public Health (Public Health Education)
    University of California, Los Angeles
  • 1971
    Bachelor of Arts (Health Education)
    California State University, Long Beach

Board Certification

  • 1989
    Certified Health Education Specialist

Research Interests

  • Health care research
  • Substance use, misuse, and abuse
  • Youth risk behavior

Professional Experience

  • 2010 – Present
    Professor
    Population Health Sciences
    Virginia-Maryland College of Veterinary Medicine
    Virginia Tech
    Blacksburg, VA
  • 2015 – 2016
    Interim Department Head
    Department of Population Health Sciences
    Virginia-Maryland College of Veterinary Medicine
    Virginia Tech
    Blacksburg, VA
  • 1981 – 2009
    Associate Professor / Professor, Health Promotion
    School of Education
    Virginia Tech
    Blacksburg, VA
  • 1978 – 1981
    Assistant Professor, Health Science
    Arizona State University
    Tempe, AZ
  • 1975 – 1978
    Assistant Professor
    Department of Health Science
    University of Nebraska
    Lincoln, NE
  • 1972 – 1975
    Graduate Teaching Assistant
    University of Illinois
    Urbana, IL

Professional Memberships

  • American Public Health Association
  • American School Health Association
  • Society for Public Health Education
  • Eta Sigma Gamma Health Science Honorary