Ruth M. Dufresne

Ruth Dufresne is the Principal Investigator/Lead Evaluator, Maine CDC/DHHS, Partnership for a Tobacco-Free Maine; PI/Team Lead, the New Hampshire Chronic Disease Epidemiological Services. She evaluates public health chronic disease prevention programs and priority interventions. As an evaluator and epidemiologist, Ruth: develops and assists with implementation of surveillance and evaluation plans; develops and administers surveys; conducts interviews; provides expertise in CD epidemiology and evaluation; collects and analyses CD data; and provides overall grant management. She has 20 years of public health experience and has worked with a variety of state chronic disease prevention and control programs.

Education

S.M.

Harvard School of Public Health

1994

B.S.

University of Maine at Farmington

1988

Clinical Affiliations

Maine

Expertise

Evaluation

Epidemiology

grant writing

chronic disease prevention

strategic planning.

Ruth M. Dufresne

,

S.M.

Research Associate

Linnell Hall
207

rdufresne@une.edu

(207) 221-4571