Department of Public Health

Dr. Corey Basch

Corey Basch

Office:   University Hall 366
Phone:   973-720-2603
Office Hours:   By appointment

Department: Public Health
Position: Associate Professor
Area Specialization: Cancer Education, Cancer Screening, Health Communication


Ed.D., Interdisciplinary Health Education/Humanities, Teachers College, Columbia University, New York, NY

M.P.H., Public Health Practice, University of Massachusettes, Amherst, MA

M.A., Cognition and Learning, Teachers College, Columbia University, New York, NY

M.A., Communication and Education, Teachers College, Columbia University, New York, NY

M.S., Nutriton Education, Teachers College, Columbia University, New York, NY

B.S., Nutritional Sciences, University of New Hampshire, Durham, NH

CHES, Certified Health Education Specialist, National Commission for Health Education Credentialing, Inc.

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Basch CH, Roberts K, Ethan D,Samayoa-Kozlowsky S. An Examination of Marketing Techniques used to Promote Children’s Vitamins in Parenting Magazines. Global Journal of Health Science. 2015; 7(3): 171-176. PMID:25948456

Basch CH, Guerra LA, MacDonald Z, Martes M, Basch CE. Glove Changing Habits in Mobile Food Vendors in New York City. Journal of Community Health.   2015; Jan 6. [Epub ahead of print] PMID: 25559110

Basch CH, Basch CE, Wolf RL, Zybert P. Motivating Factors Associated With Asymptomatic Colonoscopy Screening. International Journal of Preventive Medicine. 2015;6:20. PMID: 25830009

Basch CH, Basch CE, Hillyer GC, Reeves R. YouTubeä Videos Related to Skin Cancer: A Missed Opportunity for Cancer Prevention and Control. Journal of Medical Internet Research: Cancer. 2015; 1(1) 1-8.  

Basch CH, Basch CE. The Potential Danger of Flavoring in Health Promoting and Health Compromising Products: Implications for Children. Health Promotion Perspectives. 2015: 5(1): 1-2. PMID: 26000240

Basch CH, Ethan D, Zybert P, Basch CE. Pedestrian Behavior at Five Dangerous and Busy Manhattan Intersections. Journal of Community Health.   2015 Feb 22. [Epub ahead of print]

Basch CE, Zybert P, Wolf RL, Basch CH, Ullman R, Shmulker C,  King F, Neugut A, Shea S. A Randomized Trial to Evaluate Alternative Interventions to Increase Colorectal Cancer Screening in a Hard-to-Reach Urban Minority Population with Health Insurance. Journal of Community Health. 2015 April 8. [Epub ahead of print]

Basch CH, Basch CE, Ruggles KV, Hammond R. Coverage of the Ebola Virus Disease Epidemic on You Tube.ä Disaster Medicine and Public Health Preparedness. 2015 Jun 19:1-5. [Epub ahead of print] PMID: 26088275

Glaser DB, Roberts K, Grosskopf N, Basch CH.Breastfeeding Success, Social Norms, and School Health Education: A Systematic Literature Review. Journal of Human Lactation.  2015 July. [Epub ahead of print] PMID: 26173810 

Basch CH, Roberts K, Samayoa-Kozlowsky S, Glaser D. Promoting Weight Loss Methods in Parenting Magazines: Implications for Women. Women and Health. 2015. Jul 25. [Epub ahead of print] PMID: 26212259

Ethan D, Basch CH, Johnson GD, Hammond R, Varvatos V, Chow M. An Analysis of Technology-Related Distracted Biking Behaviors and Helmet Use among Cyclists in New York City. Journal of Community Health. 2015.Sep 1. [Epub ahead of print] PMID: 26323983

Additional Publications 2001-2014 [pdf] 

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Courses Taught

Healthy U, Methods in Public Health Education, Health Research Methods I, Health Research Methods II, Concepts and Issues of Aging, Program Planning, Internship in Public Health, Popular Literature in Public Health