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Faculty & Staff Honors

Georgia Southern Associate Dean Appointed as ORISE Research Participant

Dr. Gulzar Shah, associate dean for research at the Jiann-Ping Hsu College of Public Health Georgia Southern University was recently appointed as an Oak Ridge Institute for Science and Education (ORISE) research participant, in “recognition of (his) academic excellence and scientific achievements”. The ORISE Research Participation Programs at the CDC are educational and training programs designed to provide university faculty and students opportunities to participate in project-specific CDC research, current public health research and developmental activities.  Through participation in ORISE program, Dr. Shah will collaborate with CDC researchers to perform research on topics in public health services and systems research (PHSSR). His interdisciplinary training and multi-sector work experience spans over 19 years, with appointments in both academia and public health practice agencies, nationally and internationally.