Catherine Lynne Troisi

Associate professor, Management, Policy, and Community Health and Epidemiology, University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston

Catherine Troisi holds appointments in the Management, Policy, & Community Health department as well as the Epidemiology, Human Genetics, and Environmental Sciences department at the University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston (UTHealth) School of Public Health. She is the Co-Coordinator, Leadership Theory and Practice Certificate. She is active within the public health practice community, having served as the Director, Office of Public Health Practice, 2008 - 2010; Incident Commander for the Houston Department of Health and Human Services during the H1N1 response and also Incident Commander for the city of Houston Hurricane Katrina shelter. She also has served as the assistant director for Disease Prevention & Control, Houston Department of Health and Human Services and the bureau chief for HIV/STD Prevention, Houston Department of Health and Human Services, 2003-2004.

Experience

  • 2010–present
    Associate Professor, UTHealth School of Public Health
  • 2003–2010
    Assistant Director, Houston Health Department
  • 1997–2003
    Assistant Professor, UTHealth School of Public Health
  • 1983–1997
    Assistant Professor, Baylor College of Medicine

Education

  • 1980 
    University of Michigan, PhD
  • 1975 
    Michigan State University, M.S.
  • 1974 
    University of Rochester, BA

Professional Memberships

  • American Public Health Association
  • National Association of County and City Health Officials
  • International Network of Epidemiology in Policy
  • Texas Public Health Association
  • American College of Epidemiology