Dr. Stephanie Miles-Richardson, Assistant Dean for Graduate Education in Public Health and Associate Professor in the Department of Community Health and Preventive Medicine, serves as the Director of the Master of Public Health Program at Morehouse School of Medicine. Dr. Miles-Richardson joined the faculty at the Morehouse School of Medicine in November 2008, after more than a decade of federal service at the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) and the Agency for Toxic Substances and Disease Registry (ATSDR). During her federal career, Dr. Miles-Richardson worked as an environmental toxicologist, scientific technical advisor for a $4 million applied research program, minority health program manager, and finally, as CDC’s Associate Director for Minority Health and Health Disparities Policy. Additionally, she was an officer in the United States Public Health Service Commissioned Corps. Dr. Miles-Richardson holds an adjunct faculty appointment at Tuskegee University in the College of Veterinary Medicine, Nursing and Allied Health and visiting scientist appointment in the Tuskegee University National Center for Bioethics in Research and Health Care. Dr. Miles-Richardson earned an undergraduate degree in biology from Grambling State University in Grambling, LA, her veterinary medical degree from Tuskegee University School of Veterinary Medicine in Tuskegee, AL, and a dual PhD in pathology and environmental toxicology from Michigan State University in East Lansing, MI.

Dr. Miles-Richardson was jointly appointed in 2015 to the governing board of the Council on Education for Public Health (CEPH) by the American Public Health Association (APHA) and the Association of Schools and Programs of Public Health (ASPPH). Her term extends through December 31, 2017.