Deborah Wendell, PhD, MPH

Assistant Professor – Research




Biography & Expertise


PhD Public Health Tulane University School of Public Health and Tropical Medicine 2008
MPH Public Health University of Michigan School of Public Health 1988
BA History Northwestern University 1986

Selected Publications

Brantley, A. D., Page, K. M., Zack, B., Friedrich, K. R., Wendell, D. A., Robinson, W. T., & Gruber, D. (2019, January (1st Quarter/Winter)). Making the Connection: Using Videoconferencing to Increase Linkage to Care for Incarcerated Persons Living with HIV Post-release. , 23(1), 32--40.
Sweeney, P., Hoyte, T., Mulatu, M. S., Bickham, J., Brantley, A. D., Hicks, C., McGoy, S. L., Morrison, M., Rhodes, A., Yerkes, L., Burgess, S., Fridge, J., & Wendell, D. A. (2018). Implementing a Data to Care Strategy to Improve Health Outcomes for People With HIV: A Report From the Care and Prevention in the United States Demonstration Project. , 133(2\_suppl), 60S-74S.
Introcaso, C. E., Gruber, D., Bradley, H., Peterman, T. A., Ewell, J., Wendell, D., Foxhood, J., Su, J. R., Weinstock, H. S., & Markowitz, L. E. (2013, September). Challenges in Congenital Syphilis Surveillance. Ovid Technologies (Wolters Kluwer Health), 40(9), 695-699.
Robinson, W. T., Wendell, D. A., & Gruber, D. (2011, July (3rd Quarter/Summer)). Changes in CD4 count among persons living with HIV/AIDS following Hurricane Katrina. Informa UK Limited, 23(7), 803-806.
Robinson, W. T., Wendell, D., Gruber, D., Foxhood, J., Scalco, M. B., & Zapata, A. (2008, April (2nd Quarter/Spring)). Estimating the Return of Persons Living With HIV/AIDS to New Orleans: Methods for Conducting Disease Surveillance in the Wake of a Natural Disaster. American Public Health Association, 98(4), 666-668.
Schwarcz, S., Weinstock, H., Louie, B., Kellogg, T., Douglas, J., LaLota, M., Dickinson, G., Torian, L., Wendell, D. A., Paul, S., Goza, G., Ruiz, J., Boyett, B., McCormick, L., & Bennett, D. (2007, January (1st Quarter/Winter)). Characteristics of Persons With Recently Acquired HIV Infection. Ovid Technologies (Wolters Kluwer Health), 44(1), 112-115.
Ikard, K., Janney, J., Hsu, L. C., Isenberg, D. J., Scalco, M. B., Schwarcz, S., Beer, L., Wendell, D. A., Franks, P. E., & Kahn, J. G. (2005, December). Estimation of Unmet Need for HIV Primary Medical Care: A Framework and Three Case Studies. Guilford Publications, 17(supplement b), 26-38.
Weinstock, H. S., Zaidi, I., Heneine, W., Bennett, D., Garcia‐Lerma, J. G., Douglas, Jr., J. M., LaLota, M., Dickinson, G., Schwarcz, S., Torian, L., Wendell, D. A., Paul, S., Goza, G. A., Ruiz, J., Boyett, B., & Kaplan, J. E. (2004, June). The Epidemiology of Antiretroviral Drug Resistance among Drug‐Naive HIV‐1–Infected Persons in 10 US Cities. Oxford University Press (OUP), 189(12), 2174-2180.
Wendell, D. A., Cohen, D. A., LeSage, D., & Farley, T. A. (2003, May). Street outreach for HIV prevention: effectiveness of a state-wide programme. SAGE Publications, 14(5), 334-340.