Gregory D. Benjamin, PhD, MPH

ADJUNCT, COLLEGE OF HEALTH SCIENCES, education, and rehabilitation

Gregory Benjamingbenjamin@salus.edu

Education:

  • PhD, University of Delaware, Joseph R. Biden Jr., School of Public Policy and Administration (Concentration: Evaluation)
  • MPH, Drexel University, Dornsife School of Public Health (Public Health)
  • BS, King’s College (Biology)

Roles at Salus:

  • Adjunct Assistant Professor, Salus University, College of Health Sciences, Education, and Rehabilitation (2018-present)
  • Director, Institutional Research & Assessment, Salus University, Office of the Provost (2017-present)
  • Vice Chair, Institutional Review Board, Salus University (2019-present)
  • Committee Member, Middle States Commission on Higher Education (MSCHE), Standard V: Educational
  • Effectiveness Assessment (2019-present)
  • Committee Member, Academic Assessment Committee (2017-present)

Selected Representative Publications:

  • Munoz-Laboy, M., Martinez, O., Draine, J., Guilamo-Ramos, V., Severson, N., Levine, E., & Benjamin, G. (2017). The assets and challenges of formerly incarcerated Latino men’s social support networks in promoting healthy behaviors. Journal of Urban Health. https://doi.org/10.1007/s11524-017-018-9.
  • Knight, E., Benjamin, G.D., & Yanich, D. (2016). Framing social determinants of health within the professional public health community: Research translation and implications for policy change. Journal of Applied Communication Research. 44(3), 256-274, DOI: 1080/00909882.2016.1192291
  • Ramirez-Valles, J., Kuhns, L.M., Vazquez, R., & Benjamin, G.D. (2014). Getting involved: Exploring Latino GBT volunteerism and activism in AIDS and LGBT organizations. Journal of Gay & Lesbian Social Services, 26(1), 18-36, DOI: 10.1080/10538720.2013.865577

Presentations:

  • Casser, L., Benjamin, G. & Dillon, P. (2019). Development of an Integrated
  • Interdisciplinary Health Screening Model. Poster Presentation at Collaborating Across Borders (CAB-VII) Conference in Indianapolis, IN.
  • Casser, L., Benjamin, G., Brim, B., et al. (2018). Development of an Integrated
  • Interdisciplinary Screening Model. Peer Paper Presentation at 2018 Jefferson Center for Interprofessional Practice & Education (JCIPE) in Philadelphia, PA.
  • Enev, T., Benjamin, G., Van Stan, S., & S. Leng. (2012). Evaluating a Statewide Intervention in Child Care Settings: Developing and Implementing a Comprehensive Evaluation Framework. Paper Presentation at 2012 Eastern Evaluation Research Society Annual Conference in Absecon, NJ.
  • Knight, E. & G. Benjamin. (2010). Framing of Health Disparities in a Professional Public Health Newspaper. Paper Presentation at American Public Health Association 138 th Annual Meeting in Denver, CO.
  • Benjamin, G., et al. (2010). Early Indicators of Success with Use of EMR for
  • Implementation of Expert Committee Recommendations on Childhood Overweight in Delaware. Poster Presentation at 2010 AcademyHealth Annual Research Meeting in Boston, MA.
  • Benjamin, G., Kaplan, M. & M. Lempa (2009). A Mixed-Methods Evaluation of the Sussex Child Health Promotion Coalition: A Case Study. Paper Presentation at the 2009 APHA Conference in Philadelphia, PA.

Professional Affiliations:

  • Association of Institutional Research (AIR), 2017-present
  • North East Association for Institutional Research (NEAIR), 2018-present