Dr. Kanu

Mohamed Kanu, Ph.D .

Professor, and Interim Associate Dean

Contact Information

Office:   Avon Williams Campus D-409   
email:    mkanu@tnstate.edu
Phone:  (615) 963-7326



2003 – Ph.D., Saint Louis University

2001 –  MPH, Saint Louis University

1999 –  M.A.., University of Memphis

1993 –  B.A.Hons., Fourah Bay College

 Area of Expertise

Behavioral Health; Theoretical Principles & Application; International Health; Cultural Implications on Health 

Courses Taught

Graduate Courses:

Principles of Public Health Practice; Program Development & Evaluation; Public Health Field Placement

Undergraduate Courses:

Health Policy; Environmental Health; International Health; Health Care Research; Health Promotion and Disease Prevention; Introduction to Public Health

Research Interests

Chronic disease prevention; International Health; Refugee and resettlement health issues; Health systems strengthening; Cultural sensitivity in health care

Curriculum Vitae