The Welch Center is proud to announce the promotions from associate to full professor of long-time Core Faculty members Eliseo Guallar, MD, DrPH, and W.H. Linda Kao, PhD, MHS.
Dr. Guallar’s primary appointment is in the Department of Epidemiology in the Bloomberg School of Public Health. He also has a joint appointment in the Division of GIM in the School of Medicine. He serves as Co-Director of the PhD program in his home department and is Co-Director of the Concentration in Public Health Nutrition of the Master of Public Health Program.
Dr. Kao’s primary appointment is also in the Department of Epidemiology in the BSPH and her joint appointment is in the Division of GIM. Her research focuses on genetic epidemiology, especially of chronic diseases.
These latest promotions raise the number of full professors in the Welch Center to eleven.
Congratulations to both Dr. Kao and Dr. Guallar on this signal achievement!