Maryann Walsh, MPH, MCHES

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Office:   UNIVH 365
Phone:   973-720-4804
Email:walshm@wpunj.edu
Office Hours:   By appointment

Department: Public Health
Position: Adjunct Professor
Area Specialization: Health Education

Education

M.P.H., Community Health Education, University of Tennessee, Knoxville, TN

B.A., Health Education, Montclair State University, Upper Montclair, NJ

Certificate in Healthcare Management, New York University, New York, NY

Rutgers University, Cook College, Environmental Health and Law

MCHES, Master Certified Health Education Specialist, National Commission for Health Education Credentialing, Inc.

License

Health Officer in the State of New Jersey

New Jersey Teacher Certifications

Health K-12, Driver Education, Biological Sciences, Teacher of the Handicapped

Related Professional Experience

Environmental Health Specialist, Verona and Matawan, NJ Health Departments

Assistant/Program Director, Respiratory Health Association, Wyckoff, NJ

Health Officer and Director of Health and Welfare and Office of Aging, Bayonne Department of Health, Bayonne, NJ

Health Educator, Valley Hospital, Ridgewood, NJ

Coordinator Atlantic Healthy Schools, Morristown Medical Center, Morristown, NJ

Founding Member of NJ Society for Public Health Educators

Member of Bergen County Medical Reserve Corp

Presentations

American School Health Association October 2015 – “Empowering Our Schools to be The Healthiest in the Nation: A Hospital-School Partnership” and Integrating School Health with Culture and Climate: A Pilot Project

New Jersey School Age care Conference November 2014 – presented “Strengthening the Bridge – the Importance of School Culture an Climate When the Bell Rings

Mid-Year National SOPHE May 2009 – Poster Session “Getting Kids Fit: One School at a Time”

New Jersey Association for Health, Physical Education, Recreation and Dance, December 2009, “Hands on Health Conference” presented “TeenFitFX in the classroom”

New Jersey Hospital Association, Health Research and Educational Trust of NJ – November 2009, “Childhood Obesity Prevention through Hospital & Community Partnerships” presented TeenFitFX.com

Mid-Year New Jersey SOPHE June 2004 – presented “Project Fit America”

Grants

Administrator, Robert Wood Johnson, New Jersey Health Initiative

Courses Taught

Current Health Issues, Healthy U, Healthy Living After 30