Rebecca Wurtz, MD, MPH

Associate Professor, Division of Health Policy and Management

Rebecca Wurtz

Contact Info

rwurtz@umn.edu

Office Phone 612-625-1387

Office Address:
C305 Mayo

Mailing Address:
420 Delaware St SE
MMC 729 Mayo
Minneapolis, MN 55455

MD, Harvard Medical School

MPH, University of Illinois-Chicago

BA, History, Yale University

Summary

I am a board-certified infectious disease physician and population health informaticist who has worked in public health in local, state, federal, and international settings. 

Expertise

Immunization barriers, electronic laboratory reporting, population health data standards, “data exhaust," and open health data

Awards & Recognition

  • Member, Delta Omega Honorary Society in Public Health

Research

Publications

Teaching

Teaching Areas

I am the program director for the Public Health Administration & Policy (PHAP) and Executive Public Health Administration & Policy (E-PHAP) programs. I teach courses in public health management and leadership. 

Courses

  • PubH 6751, Principles of Management in Health Services Organizations
  • PubH 7784, Master's Project Seminar: PHAP and HSRP&A