Program Office Staff

Staff

Director, Training and Practice, School of Community and Population Health; Director, Maine AHEC Network

(207) 221-4620

korourke3@une.edu

Linnell Hall
109

Karen O'Rourke is the Deputy Director for Program Development at UNE's Center for Community and Public Health on the Portland campus.  Karen coordinates the Maine-Harvard Prevention Research Center (MHPRC), an obesity related research and research translation program in partnership with the Harvard Prevention Research Center and the state health department.  She also works on several other initiatives of the Center for Community and Public Health. 

Karen is also an adjunct professor and Outreach Coordinator for the Graduate Programs in Public Health where she works with MPH students to identify field placement opportunities.  

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Expertise

Public Health Policy

Obesity

Public Health Systems