Senior Associate Dean, Faculty Affairs; Professor, Epidemiology, University of Michigan School of Public Health
Dr. Lynda Lisabeth is a Professor of Epidemiology at the University of Michigan School of Public Health and a Research Professor of Neurology at the University of Michigan Medical School. She received both her Ph.D. in Epidemiology and M.P.H. in Biostatistics from the University of Michigan School of Public Health. Dr. Lisabeth studies the epidemiology of stroke in the United States with a focus on stroke health disparities in the Mexican American population. She conducts population-based stroke surveillance in a bi-ethnic community in south Texas since 2000. She has been involved in strategic planning efforts for the National Institute for Neurologic Disorders and Stroke surrounding the advancement of stroke research and the elimination of stroke disparities.