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Susan Nappi, MPH

Executive Director, Office of Public Health Practice

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Susan Nappi, MPH

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Susan Nappi is the Executive Director of the Office of Public Health Practice and lecturer at the Yale School of Public Health. With a diverse portfolio in public health practice and research, she has held multiple positions in Connecticut including Senior Director of Community Impact at the United Way of Greater New Haven, Executive Director of the Community Center of Excellence in Women's Health (CCOE) at Griffin Hospital, and Practice Administrator of the Griffin Faculty Practice Plan. Susan has also managed research teams at the Yale School of Public Health and the VA Alcohol Research Center. Her primary interest is building collaborative, equitable, and mutually beneficial community-academic partnerships that espouse a multidisciplinary approach to addressing the social drivers of health. Susan is a first-gen college graduate and received her BA in psychology from the State University of New York, Purchase, and her MPH from Yale University in chronic disease epidemiology. She is currently pursuing her DrPH in Public Health Leadership at the University of Illinois Chicago School of Public Health.

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  • MPH
    Yale School of Public Health, CDE
  • BA
    SUNY Purchase

Professional Service

National Clinician Scholars Program Steering CommitteeMember2013 - Present

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