Experts

U of M experts offer insights, expertise, and support during the COVID-19 pandemic. Here are just some of the faculty and staff involved in these efforts.

  • Elizabeth Ambrose photo
    Associate Professor, College of Pharmacy, Twin Cities
    Expertise:

    Chemical, biological, radiological, nuclear, and high explosive agent mitigation; nerve gases; design of inhibitors used as emergency therapeutics in the event of bioterror attacks; biosafety and security; psychiatric pharmacy and neuropharmacology.

  • Susan Arnold
    Assistant Professor, School of Public Health, Twin Cities
    Expertise:

    Transmission; workplace safety; environment and exposures.

    School of Public Health, Twin Cities
  • Tim Beebe
    Professor, School of Public Health, Twin Cities
    Expertise:

    Health systems; equity; mental health; patient reported outcome measurement; health care access for vulnerable populations; adolescent health; behavioral health; health insurance.

    School of Public Health, Twin Cities
  • Jeff Bender
    Professor, School of Public Health, Twin Cities
    Expertise:

    Public health preparedness; farmer and farm worker safety; farmer mental health; zoonotic diseases.

    School of Public Health, Twin Cities
  • Bjorn Berg
    Assistant Professor, School of Public Health, Twin Cities
    Expertise:

    Modeling; health care operations; medical decision-making; health care scheduling.

    School of Public Health, Twin Cities
  • Lynn Blewett
    Professor, School of Public Health, Twin Cities
    Expertise:

    Health care policy; access to care; disparities; Medicaid/CHIP; immigrant health; survey research; international health systems.

    School of Public Health, Twin Cities
  • Michael A. Boland
    Professor, College of Food, Agricultural and Natural Resource Sciences, Twin Cities
    Expertise:

    Supply chain; agribusiness and food industry; industrial organization; occupational health and safety.

    College of Food, Agricultural and Natural Resource Sciences
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    Professor, Medical School, Twin Cities
    Expertise:

    Reducing HIV-related mortality in people living with AIDS; improving diagnostics for meningitis; improving treatments for cryptococcal meningitis and TB meningitis; antimicrobial resistance in low and middle income countries.

    Medical School
  • Melissa Brunsvold
    Associate Professor, Medical School, Twin Cities
    Expertise:

    Extracorporeal membrane oxygenation; surgery; critical care medicine; surgical intensive care.

    Medical School
  • Stephen Burks
    Professor of Economics and Management, Division of Social Science, Morris
    Expertise:

    How COVID-19 impacts the trucking industry and supply chain; labor economics and employment; economics of U.S. trucking industry; crash risk; turnover, productivity, and medical costs.

    Division of Social Science, Morris
  • Varadarajan Chari
    Professor, College of Liberal Arts, Twin Cities
    Expertise:

    Fiscal and monetary policy; public finance; banking; international economics. 

    College of Liberal Arts
  • Brenda Child
    Professor, College of Liberal Arts, Twin Cities
    Expertise:

    Native attitudes toward disease and healing; the Ojibwe jingle dress dance; what the global flu pandemic of 1918-19 was like for American Indian communities in Minnesota; American Indian history; multiculturalism; native culture.

    College of Liberal Arts
  • Jeffrey Chipman
    Professor, Medical School, Twin Cities
    Expertise:

    Clinical trials for COVID-19; COVID-19 ICU treatment guidelines; acute and critical care surgery; general surgery; surgical education; surgical infections; sepsis; intra abdominal infection; global health and surgery.

    Medical School
  • Susan Craddock
    Professor, College of Liberal Arts, Twin Cities
    Expertise:

    Historical responses to outbreaks in the U.S.; social and political responses to pandemics; patterns of inequality in infection and access to quality care; factors determining access to vaccines and treatments.

    College of Liberal Arts
  • Ryan Demmer
    Associate Professor, School of Public Health, Twin Cities
    Expertise:

    National ventilator shortage; general population spread and epidemiology; impacts of a shelter in place order; cardiometabolic diseases, including diabetes, atherosclerotic vascular disease, and congestive heart failure; role of the human microbiome in diseases.

    School of Public Health, Twin Cities
  • Janette Dill
    Associate Professor, School of Public Health, Twin Cities
    Expertise:

    Health care industry; health care workforce; health systems finances.

    School of Public Health, Twin Cities
  • Willima Doherty
    Professor, College of Education and Human Development, Twin Cities
    Expertise:

    Marriage; fatherhood; families dealing with chronic illness; couples/family therapy; Fatherhood; Divorce; Family challenges during holiday gatherings

    College of Education and Human Development
  • Eva Enns
    Associate Professor, School of Public Health, Twin Cities
    Expertise:

    COVID-19 modeling, tracking, and transmission; infectious disease; mathematical modeling.

    School of Public Health, Twin Cities
  • Art Erdman
    Professor, College of Science and Engineering, Twin Cities
    Expertise:

    Biomedical engineering and medical device design.

    College of Science and Engineering, Twin Cities
  • Christina Ewig
    Professor, Humphrey School of Public Affairs, Twin Cities
    Expertise:

    Gender, race, and electoral politics; gender, race, and social policy; gender and international development and health policy. 

    Humphrey School of Public Affairs
  • John Finnegan
    Dean and Professor , School of Public Health, Twin Cities
    Expertise:

    Public health response, preparedness and research; media and communications to promote community health; social and behavioral interventions; challenges facing immigrant and refugee communities.

    School of Public Health, Twin Cities
  • Thomas Fisher
    Professor, College of Design, Twin Cities
    Expertise:

    System design at the community scale; human-centered design for urban and rural communities to thrive in the midst of economic, environmental, technological, and public health disruptions; social and ethical implications of designed systems.

    College of Design
  • Rhonda Franklin
    Professor, College of Science and Engineering, Twin Cities
    Expertise:

    Electronic characterization of materials used in biomedical applications.

    College of Science and Engineering
  • Patricia Frazier
    Professor, College of Liberal Arts, Twin Cities
    Expertise:

    Stress and trauma, including COVID-related stress; college student mental health; resilience and coping; online psychological interventions.

    College of Liberal Arts
  • Kylee Funk photo
    Assistant Professor, College of Pharmacy, Twin Cities
    Expertise:

    Clinician well-being; comprehensive medication management; collaborative care provided by nurse practitioner-pharmacist teams.

    College of Pharmacy, Twin Cities
  • Abigail Gewirtz
    Professor, College of Education and Human Development, Twin Cities
    Expertise:

    Trauma; resilience; parenting; children's resilience

    College of Education and Human Development
  • ezra golberstein
    Associate Professor, School of Public Health, Twin Cities
    Expertise:

    Mental health and anxiety; health economics; health care policy; health insurance; non-medical determinants of health.

    School of Public Health, Twin Cities
  • Associate Professor Sarah Gollust
    Associate Professor, School of Public Health, Twin Cities
    Expertise:

    Health communications; misinformation; public opinion; equity; food & nutrition; politics; public opinion; communication; media

    School of Public Health, Twin Cities
  • Marzell Gray photo
    Assistant Professor, College of Education and Human Service Professions, Duluth
    Expertise:

    Juncture of public health, health education, and exercise science; research in international online learning.

    College of Education and Human Service Professions, Duluth
  • Linsey Griffin photo
    Assistant Professor and Director, College of Design, Twin Cities
    Expertise:

    Wearable health and safety products; dynamic anthropometry, and sizing and fit research; methods and tools for 3D body and hand scanning.

    College of Design
  • Rachel Hardeman
    Assistant Professor, School of Public Health, Twin Cities
    Expertise:

    Health equity; diversity; maternal and child health; population health; medical education.

    School of Public Health, Twin Cities
  • Craig Hedberg
    Professor and Interim Division Head, School of Public Health, Twin Cities
    Expertise:

    Grocery delivery vs. going in the store; delivery handoffs; food contamination; handwashing vs hand sanitizer; prevention of foodborne disease; infectious disease surveillance and outbreak investigation; environment and exposure assessment; nutrition and food safety; epidemiology.

     

    School of Public Health, Twin Cities
  • Jessica Hellman
    Director, Institute on the Environment, Twin Cities
    Expertise:

    Biodiversity; ecology; climate change adaptation; impacts of climate change; biogeography; natural resource management; conservation biology; population genetics.

  • Carrie Henning-Smith
    Assistant Professor, School of Public Health, Twin Cities
    Expertise:

    Mental health and anxiety; rural health; aging; long-term care; health policy.

    School of Public Health, Twin Cities
  • Alon Herschhorn headshot
    Assistant Professor, Medical School, Twin Cities
    Expertise:

    Attacking COVID-19; identifying vulnerabilities in emerging coronaviruses; virus-host interactions; molecular virology, biology, and immunology; synthetic and systems virology; antibody engineering.

    Medical School
  • Marc Hillmyer
    Professor, College of Science and Engineering, Twin Cities
    Expertise:

    Polymer science; synthesis of new materials; properties of polymers; sustainability.

    College of Science and Engineering
  • Betsy Hirsch
    Assistant Professor, College of Pharmacy, Twin Cities
    Expertise:

    Rapid diagnostics for bacterial infections; personal protective equipment; inpatient infectious diseases practice.

    College of Pharmacy, Twin Cities
  • Chris Hogan
    Professor, College of Science and Engineering, Twin Cities
    Expertise:

    Fundamental and applied aerosol science; particle control technology; virus-laden aerosols.

    College of Science and Engineering
  • Jiarong Hong
    Associate Professor, College of Science and Engineering, Twin Cities
    Expertise:

    Experimental flow dynamics; atmospheric flows and particle transport; imaging-based diagnostics and instrumentation.

    College of Science and Engineering
  • Paul Jardine
    Professor, School of Dentistry, Twin Ciites
    Expertise:

    Biochemistry and virology; safety of dental providers during COVID-19 pandemic; using a harmless bacterial virus called phi29 as a stand-in for SARS-CoV-2 in simulated dental worksites to test the effectiveness of virus containment measures.

    School of Dentistry, Twin Cities
  • Marc Jenkins
    Regents Professor, Medical School, Twin Cities
    Expertise:

    CD4+ T and B lymphocyte biology; immunology; investigating lymphocyte activation to improve vaccines and prevent autoimmunity.

    Medical School
  • Susan Jones
    Professor, College of Biological Sciences; College of Science and Engineering, Twin Cities
    Expertise:

    Historical ecology of zoonotic diseases; environment and disease, especially diseases common to wild and domestic animals, as well as humans.

    College of Biological Sciences
  • William Jones
    Professor, College of Liberal Arts, Twin Cities
    Expertise:

    Labor; work; unions; race; civil rights; African Americans; 20th-century United States.

    College of Liberal Arts
  • Cathy Jordan
    Associate Director for Leadership and Education, Institute on the Environment, Twin Cities
    Expertise:

    Impact of nature contact on children’s physical and mental health and educational outcomes; nature play, nature-based learning, and therapeutic uses of nature; development of a stewardship ethic.

  • Laura Kalambokidis photo
    Professor and Minnesota State Economist, College of Food, Agricultural and Natural Resource Sciences, Twin Cities
    Expertise:

    Minnesota’s economic and tax revenue forecasts; impact of COVID-19 on the economy and state revenues; economics of the public sector; tax policy.

    College of Food, Agricultural and Natural Resource Sciences
  • Timothy Kehoe
    Professor, College of Liberal Arts, Twin Cities
    Expertise:

    Macroeconomics; applied general equilibrium modeling; intertemporal general equilibrium theory; trade theory.

    College of Liberal Arts
  • Melissa Kenney
    Associate Director for Knowledge Initiatives, Institute on the Environment, Twin Cities
    Expertise:

    Conceptual modeling and decision structuring; indicators; systems analysis; multi-attribute methods; evaluation of decision support to address environmental policy decisions.

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    Professor, Medical School, Twin Cities
    Expertise:

    Infectious diseases; epidemiology of health care associated infections; preventing infections; tuberculosis; tropical infectious diseases and HIV.

    Medical School
  • joe koopmeiners
    Associate Professor, School of Public Health, Twin Cities
    Expertise:

    Vaccines; methods and clinical trials.

    School of Public Health, Twin Cities
  • Mary Jo Kreitzer
    Director, Earl E. Bakken Center for Spirituality & Healing, School of Nursing, Twin Cities
    Expertise:

    Well-being during COVID-19; grief and loss; resilience and well-being; integrative and holistic health; well-being in isolation; managing fear and anxiety; hope during traumatic times.

    School of Nursing
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    Associate Professor, School of Public Health, Twin Cities
    Expertise:

    COVID-19 modeling; community spread; infectious disease; transmission; social distancing.

    School of Public Health, Twin Cities
  • Richard Landers
    Associate Professor, College of Liberal Arts, Twin Cities
    Expertise:

    Artificial intelligence in the workplace and for studying work; technology’s influences on workplace behavior; using technology to change workplace behavior.

    College of Liberal Arts
  • Adeel Lari
    Researcher, Humphrey School of Public Affairs, Twin Cities
    Expertise:

    Telecommuting; highway systems; innovative financing; state and local policy; mediation; strategic public sector negotiations; public-private partnerships.

    Humphrey School of Public Affairs
  • Melissa Laska
    Professor, School of Public Health, Twin Cities
    Expertise:

    Grocery stores; nutrition; food environment; food access; nutrition policy; food security.

    School of Public Health, Twin Cities
  • Erika Lee
    Regents Professor, College of Liberal Arts, Twin Cities
    Expertise:

    Migration; race and ethnicity; xenophobia; Asian Americans; 20th-century United States; law and public policy.

    College of Liberal Arts
  • Richard Lee
    Professor, College of Liberal Arts, Twin Cities
    Expertise:

    Challenges facing immigrant and racial/ethnic minority families; impact of discrimination and racism on mental health; addressing racial and ethnic experiences in families.

    College of Liberal Arts
  • JP Leider
    Senior Lecturer, School of Public Health, Twin Cities
    Expertise:

    Ethics; standards of care analysis; public health systems; public health workforce; public health finance.

    School of Public Health, Twin Cities
  • Fang Li
    Associate Professor, College of Veterinary Medicine, Twin Cities
    Expertise:

    SARS-CoV-2 structure and attributes; SARS-CoV-2 animal origin; COVID-19 relation to SARS; structural and molecular basis of human diseases, including viral infections and cancer.

    College of Veterinary Medicine
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    Professor, School of Public Health, Twin Cities
    Expertise:

    Infectious disease; immigrant health; global health.

    School of Public Health, Twin Cities
  • Elizabeth Lightfoot photo
    Professor, College of Education and Human Development, Twin Cities
    Expertise:

    Caring for aging parents either in a senior care facility or in the community; disability policy and services; social welfare policy; community practice.

    College of Education and Human Development
  • Alan Love
    Professor, College of Liberal Arts, Twin Cities
    Expertise:

    Philosophy of biology; philosophy of medicine; history of biology; science and religion.

    College of Liberal Arts
  • Louis Mansky
    Professor, School of Dentistry, Twin Cities
    Expertise:

    Virology; human retroviruses; virus mutagenesis and evolution; virus particle assembly and transmission; antiviral drug target identification; virus-host interactions; developing a test using a smartphone and attachment to detect SARS-CoV-2 in a patient immediately on site, without sending samples to a lab.

    School of Dentistry, Twin Cities
  • Keith Mayes
    Professor , College of Liberal Arts, Twin Cities
    Expertise:

    Race relations; race and perception; Black men; social and political movements; civil rights policies; achievement gap; social and racial justice.

    College of Liberal Arts
  • William McGeveren
    Professor and Associate Dean for Academic Affairs, Law School, Twin Cities
    Expertise:

    Information law; data privacy; intellectual property; communications and technology.

    Law School, Twin Cities
  • Phyllis Moen photo
    Professor, College of Liberal Arts, Twin Cities
    Expertise:

    Organizational work-time policies and practices, including remote work; retirement;  family; subjective well-being; health; policy; gendered life course.

    College of Liberal Arts
  • Karthik Natarajan head shot
    Assistant Professor, Carlson School of Management, Twin Cities
    Expertise:

    Global health supply chains; humanitarian and not-for-profit operations; social responsibility in supply chains; supply chain disruption; health care delivery systems in resource constrained settings; increasing the availability of essential health commodities in developing countries.

    Carlson School of Management
  • Jim Neaton
    Professor, School of Public Health, Twin Cities
    Expertise:

    Vaccines; chronic diseases; infectious disease; international research; clinical trials; HIV/AIDS.

    School of Public Health, Twin Cities
  • Kaz Nelson
    Associate Professor and Vice-Chair of Education, Medical School, Twin Cities
    Expertise:

    Anxiety, distress, how confineness is affecting people; how interactions with people are changing, fallout when crisis is over; diagnosis and management of severe personality disorders; suicide; psychotherapeutic communication with patients in acute settings; demystifying common mental health conditions.

    Medical School
  • Fionnuala Ní Aoláin
    Regents Professor, Law School, Twin Cities
    Expertise:

    International law; Human Rights law; National security law; Transitional justice; Feminist legal theory; Gender and conflict terrorism and Counter-terrorism Law; Practice of occupation

    Law School
  • Melanie Nicol
    Assistant Professor, College of Pharmacy, Twin Cities
    Expertise:

    Clinical pharmacology; women’s health; drug metabolism and transport; HIV/AIDS.

    College of Pharmacy, Twin Cities
  • David Odde
    Professor, College of Science and Engineering, Twin Cities
    Expertise:

    Mechanics of cell division and migration; creating computer models to predict the progression of brain cancer and neurodegenerative disorders.

    College of Science and Engineering
  • Paul Olin
    Professor and Interim Associate Dean for Clinical Affairs, School of Dentistry, Twin Cities
    Expertise:

    Safety of oral health providers and patients; mitigating the spread of COVID-19 and other viral infections during dental appointments.

    School of Dentistry, Twin Cities
  • Mark Osborn headshot
    Assistant Professor, Medical School, Twin Cities
    Expertise:

    Creating a rapid field test for COVID-19; enabling testing without special lab equipment; gene and cellular therapy; utilizing a patient’s own cells for precision gene targeting; genome editing.

    Medical School
  • Photo of Regents Professor Michael Osterholm
    Regents Professor, School of Public Health, Twin Cities
    Expertise:

    Infectious diseases; the spread of diseases; vaccines; bioterrorism; influenza; global disease outbreaks.

    School of Public Health, Twin Cities
  • Heather Peters
    Associate Professor, Division of Social Science, Morris
    Expertise:

    Clinical psychology; multicultural psychology; culturally sensitive interventions and programs.

    Division of Social Science, Morris
  • David Pui
    Regents Professor, College of Science and Engineering, Twin Cities
    Expertise:

    Nanoparticle characterization and filtration technology of fine particles; electrospraying and charging of aerosols.

    College of Science and Engineering, Twin Cities
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    Assistant Professor, Medical School, Twin Cities
    Expertise:

    Infectious disease; implementation and cost-effectiveness of point-of-care diagnostics; cryptococcal screening and prevention.

    Medical School
  • Pete Raynor
    Professor, School of Public Health, Twin Cities
    Expertise:

    Transmission; occupational health; community spread; hygiene; biological aerosols.

    School of Public Health, Twin Cities
  • Joshua Rhein headshot
    Assistant Professor, Medical School, Twin Cities
    Expertise:

    Preventing immune damage from COVID-19; using natural killer cells to attack the virus and moderate the immune response; cryptococcal meningitis; HIV/AIDS; fungal infections; tropical medicine.

    Medical School
  • Meghan Rothenberger headshot
    Assistant Professor, Medical School, Twin Cities
    Expertise:

    What COVID-19 fears are reasonable and what are not; what people should and shouldn’t touch; infectious disease/HIV; travel and tropical medicine.

    Medical School
  • Steven Saliterman
    Adjunct Professor, College of Science and Engineering, Twin Cities
    Expertise:

    Medicine; biomedical engineering; medical devices; micro and nanotechnology.

    College of Science and Engineering
  • Tim Schacker
    Vice Dean for Research, Medical School, Twin Cities
    Expertise:

    Rapid response research grants responding to COVID- 19; clinical trials; factors in transmission and T cell homeostasis for HIV-1 infected persons.

    Medical School
  • Steve Schondelmeyer
    Professor, College of Pharmacy, Twin Cities
    Expertise:

    Drug shortages and costs; access to drug therapy and pharmaceutical care; economics and organization of the pharmaceutical market.

    College of Pharmacy, Twin Cities
  • Daniel Schwarcz
    Professor, Law School, Twin Cities
    Expertise:

    Insurance law and regulation; regulatory federalism; consumer protection; employer-sponsored health insurance; insurance coverage litigation.

    Law School
  • Kelly Searle
    Assistant Professor, School of Public Health, Twin Cities
    Expertise:

    Community spread; infectious disease; transmission; social distancing.

    School of Public Health, Twin Cities
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    Associate Professor and Extension Specialist, College of Education and Human Development, Twin Cities
    Expertise:

    Coping with financial stress; financial behavior and economic well-being.

  • Shashi Shekhar
    Professor, College of Science and Engineering, Twin Cities
    Expertise:

    Geographic information systems; spatial databases and computing.

    College of Science and Engineering
  • Jaime Slaughter-Acey
    Assistant Professor, School of Public Health, Twin Cities
    Expertise:

    Systemic racism; neighborhoods; health equity; maternal and infant health; population health.

    School of Public Health, Twin Cities
  • Kumi Smith
    Assistant Professor, School of Public Health, Twin Cities
    Expertise:

    Why school closure is helpful; how long COVID-19 accommodations are expected to last; why COVID-19 is unique; precautions for children with asthma or diabetes; what can people looking to volunteer can do to help; modeling and surge.

    School of Public Health, Twin Cities
  • Krista Soria
    Director of Student Affairs Assessment, Office of Institutional Research
    Expertise:

    Undergraduate and graduate students’ experiences during COVID-19 pandemic; disparities in students’ experiences based upon race/ethnicity, social class, disability, gender, sexual orientation, and caretaking status; students’ mental health, ability to adapt to online instruction, safety concerns, financial hardships, and career outcomes; multi-institutional survey design, administration, and analysis.

    Office of Institutional Research
  • Logan Spector headshot
    Professor, Medical School, Twin Cities
    Expertise:

    Impact of COVID-19 on children; dangers of COVID-19 for infected children; pediatric and perinatal epidemiology; cancer, cardiovascular, and sleep epidemiology; endocrinology, cardiology, and neonatology.

    Medical School
  • Christopher Tignanelli
    Assistant Professor, Medical School, Twin Cities
    Expertise:

    COVID-19 Losartan clinical trials; AI-enabled COVID-19 decision support and predictive modeling; COVID-19 evidence-based medicine.

    Medical School
  • Dr. Jakub Tolar
    Dean and Vice President for Clinical Affairs, Medical School, Twin Cities
    Expertise:

    Stem cell transplantation to treat children with lethal diseases; repairing and using a patient's own cells to treat diseases; gene therapy; genome editing.

    Medical School
  • Montserrat Torremorell
    Professor, College of Veterinary Medicine, Twin Cities
    Expertise:

    Disease transmission; biological aerosols; biosecurity; impact of COVID-19 on the swine industry; animal coronaviruses.

    College of Veterinary Medicine
  • Brigid Tuck
    Senior Economic Analyst, University of Minnesota Extension, Twin Cities
    Expertise:

    Economic profile of Greater Minnesota; interdependence of Minnesota's regional economies; growth, strengths and resilience; impact of business loss in Greater Minnesota.

    University of Minnesota Extension
  • Rachel Uppgaard
    Clinical Assistant Professor, School of Dentistry, Twin Cities
    Expertise:

    Safety of dental providers during COVID-19 pandemic; oral and maxillofacial surgery; severe odontogenic infections.

    School of Dentistry, Twin Cities
  • Jian-Ping Wang
    Professor, College of Science and Engineering, Twin Cities
    Expertise:

    Nano magnetic and spintronic materials and devices; information storage and computing; magnetic biomedical technologies.

    College of Science and Engineering
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    Professor and Co-Associate Dean for Clinical Affairs, College of Pharmacy, Twin Cities
    Expertise:

    COVID-19-related drug information; pharmacists’ clinical work during COVID-19; medication therapy management; women’s health; interprofessional education.

    College of Pharmacy, Twin Cities
  • Susan Wolf
    Professor, Law School, Twin Cities
    Expertise:

    Health law; law and science; bioethics.

    Law School, Twin Cities
  • Sophia Yohe
    Associate Professor, Medical School, Twin Cities
    Expertise:

    Increasing COVID-19 testing; repurposing lab equipment across campus to create fully validated COVID-19 testing; understanding genetic changes and detecting minimal residual disease in hematopoietic malignancies.

    Medical School
  • Jeremy Youde
    Dean, College of Liberal Arts, Duluth
    Expertise:

    Global policy response; factors that promote or hinder international cooperation on disease epidemics; health regulation; disease surveillance; health, politics, and contagious disease; human rights.

    College of Liberal Arts, Duluth
  • Sara Zimmer
    Associate Professor, Medical School, Duluth
    Expertise:

    Integrity of protective face masks; microbiology; parasitology.

    Medical School