Marshare Penny, DrPH

Associate Professor of Public Health
Director, Master of Public Health

Office Phone: (951) 552-8385
Office Location: Health Science Campus H144
Office Hours: Mondays and Wednesdays 10:30a-2:30p

Degree Major Emphasis Institution Year
DrPH Public Health, Health Promotion and Education Loma Linda University 2014
MPH Public Health, Epidemiology San Diego State University 2004
BS Health Science, Community Health Education San Diego State University 2002
  • Courses Taught

    Healthcare Ethics
    Health Care Policy
    Principles of Epidemiology

  • Academic Areas & Scholarly Interests

    Health Equity/Disparities
    Health Promotion and Education
    Emergency Preparedness
    Chronic Disease Prevention
    Public Health Workforce Development

  • Teaching Experience

    Associate Faculty, Mt. San Jacinto College, 2005-Present
    Lecturer, Cal State San Bernardino, 2006-2007

  • Research, Presentations, & Publications

    Improving Health for All: Lead investigator for the Improving Health for All research study. The purpose is to evaluate an intervention aimed to educate health department staff on the relationship between inequities and health disparities and to get staff involved in dialogue to develop strategies to reduce health disparities and inequities.

  • Church Membership & Activities

    Oasis Community Church

  • Community Service & Involvement

    Inland Empire African American Wellness Collaborative, Community Advisory Board Member
    Department of Public Health, Health Equity Committee

  • Interests & Hobbies

    Playing with her children and traveling with her family

  • Personal Philosophy

    The question should never be, "If I stop to help this man, what will happen to me?" Instead it should be, "If I do not stop to help this man, what will happen to him?"

    Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.