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John David Kraemer

Title

Assistant Professor

Department

Department of Health Systems Administration
General profile

Portrait

Location

231 St Mary's Hall

Office hours

Tuesdays, 2:30-4:30pm

Bio

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 American 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 Tiyatien Health.

At Georgetown, John teaches epidemiology, both at the School of Nursing & Health Studies and at the law school. 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.

Education

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