Michael Emch


Michael Emch, PhD
Professor of Geography, College of Arts & Sciences
Adjunct Professor of Epidemiology, Gillings School of Global Public Health


Phone: (919) 843-1010

My expertise is in disease ecology, neighborhood determinants of health, and geographic information science applications of public health. I lead the Spatial Health Research Group, which conducts research that explores spatio-temporal patterns of disease.


Ph.D., Michigan State University, 1998
M.A., Miami University, Oxford, Ohio, 1992

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