John Kraemer


Assistant Professor


Department of Health Systems Administration
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231 St Mary's Hall


John Kraemer is an assistant professor in Georgetown University's Department of Health Systems Administration, and he is also affiliated with the university's O’Neill Institute for National and Global Health Law and African Studies Program. Trained in both public health and the law, his work focuses on the improvement of public health policy through evidence-based and normative approaches, including women’s and children’s health in sub-Saharan Africa, road safety for vulnerable road users, and constitutional public health law. His current and past projects include work with the Pink Ribbon Red Ribbon initiative against women's cancers, the United Nations Special Envoy for Malaria, and Last Mile Health.

At Georgetown, John teaches undergraduate and graduate epidemiology. He also teaches a comparative course on social and political dimensions of the HIV/AIDS response in the US and sub-Saharan Africa and a course on the intersection of democracy, rights, and health.


  • MPH (2008) Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Infectious Diseases
  • JD (2008) Georgetown University Law Center,
  • BA (2004) Baker University, Political Science