Position: Visiting Assistant Professor of Public Health
Phone: (214) 735-6916
Employed Since: 2017
PhD, Public Health-Community Health Education- Walden University
MPH, Public Health-Walden University
MS, Health Education-Southern Connecticut State University
MS, Nutrition-University of Nigeria
BS, Education- University of Nigeria
Fields of Expertise:
- Low-income and conventionally underserved populations, including groups of ethnic/racial minorities, adolescents
- HIV/AIDS, Sexually Transmitted Diseases (STD)
- community health
- global health
- reproductive health
Dr. Oguegbu is a Fellow of the Royal Society for Public Health (FRSPH). She is also a Certified Health Education Specialist (CHES). Dr. Oguegbu has worked as an Online Public Health Faculty for over 8 years. She has taught a vast array of courses in Public Health, Health Education and Health Sciences. These courses include: PU120-Introduction to Public Health; PU505-Health Behavior; PU240-Health Disparity; PU530; Environmental Health; PU550- Public Health Leadership & Administration; PU610- Public Health Program Development; PU615- Grant and Contract Writing; PU630- Health Education and Communication; PU640- Cultural Diversity in Public Health; HS315- Practices in Public Health. HLTH630-Principles of Community Health. She served as a Public Health Nutritionist/ Clinic Supervisor at the Department of Health and Human Service, City of Dallas, Texas. She worked for the state ministry of health in Nigeria as a principal representative responsible for coordinating controversial, unconventional, or novel public health related matters between and among local, state, and international agencies addressing public health issues. Dr. Oguegbu has published more than nine articles in peer reviewed journals.
I can do all things through Christ who gives me strength -Philippians 4:13
I am a military spouse (US Army). I have lived in 6 States in 12 years- Connecticut, Texas, Louisiana, Hawaii, Georgia and Virginia.
I enjoy cooking, traveling, reading and hope to travel extensively around the world.
We are currently stationed at Fort Eustis, Virginia.