Roger Thayer Stone Center For Latin American Studies

Tulane University

Nancy Mock

Associate Professor - International Health & Development

Contact Info
mock@tulane.edu

Degrees

  • B.S., Yale University, Biology, 1976
  • M.P.H., Tulane University, International Health, 1979
  • Dr.P.H., Tulane University, International Health, 1985

Academic Experience

  • Associate Professor, Tulane University, 1993-
  • Assistant Professor, Tulane University, 1986-1990
  • Visiting Instructor, Tulane University, 1984-1985

Research & Teaching Specializations: Latin America; Evaluation Research; Information Systems Methodologies

Related Experience

  • Director, Center for International Resource Development, Tulane University, 1993-
  • Co-Director, Center for International Health and Development, Tulane University, 1990-1993
  • Director, International Health Academic Program, Tulane University, 1990-1992
  • Project Field Director, Famine Early Warning System (FEWS), Tulane University, 1985-1989
  • Consultant, World Food Program, Asian Development Bank, National Institute of Health, Care International, Pan American Health Organization, UNICEF, USAID, 1979-

Distinctions

  • Robert Wood Johnson Foundation Grant, 2007
  • USAID Grant, Regional Public Health Leadership Initiative, 2006-2007
  • USAID Grants, Educational Development and Health Programs, 2005-2009
  • USAID Rwanda Grant, National University of Rwanda Project, 2000-2004
  • Academy for Educational Development/USAID, SARA I and II Projects Grant, 1992-2004

Languages: French; Spanish

Selected Publications

  • 2008. “A comparative evaluation of dietary indicators used in food consumption assessments of at-risk populations.” With D. Rose, S. Chotard, L. Oliveira, M. Limbombo. Food and Nutrition Bulletin. 29(2):113-122.
  • In Press. Famine in the Public Health Consequences of Disasters. With Ralte A and Guha-Sapir.
  • 2007. “Health Tracking for Improved Humanitarian Performance.” With Richard Garfield. Journal of Prehospital and Disaster Medicine. 22 (5): 377-383.
  • 2007. “Dialogue is Destiny: Managing the Message in Humanitarian Action.” With Ano Lobb. Journal of Prehospital and Disaster Medicine. 22 (5): 425-433.
  • 2006. “Leadership for Health Development in Africa: A Fresh Approach.” With Killewo J, et al. East African Journal of Public Health. 3 (2): 1-2.
  • 2002. “The effect of the health care supply environment on children’s nutritional status in rural Nepal.” With Hotchkiss D and Seiber E. Journal of Biosocial Science. 34 (2): 173-192.

Recently-Taught Latin American-Related Courses: Monitoring & Evaluation in Health Related Systems; Epidemiologic Methods II; Current Issues in International Health; Public Health and Nutrition in Complex Emergencies

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