Thomas Duszynski

Richard M. Fairbanks School of Public Health/Department of Epidemiology IUPUI

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Areas of Expertise

Local and state public health, infectious disease, epidemiology, field epidemiology, public health surveillance (the continuous, systematic collection, analysis and interpretation of health-related data needed for the planning, implementation and evaluation of public health practice), public health leadership.

Expert Bio

Thomas Duszynski has worked in public health for more than 20 years, starting his career as an environmental inspector for a local health department. He has served as a field epidemiologist for the Indiana State Department of Health, and in August 2005 he was named director of the field epidemiology program. He holds a Bachelor of Science degree in biology from St. Meinrad College and a Master of Public Health in epidemiology from Indiana University School of Medicine. He was a licensed Registered Environmental Health Specialist in Indiana and recent graduate of the National Public Health Leadership Institute.

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Updated on: May 11, 2021