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Arnold School of Public Health

Our Faculty & Staff

Melinda A. Merrell, Ph.D., MPH

Title: Clinical Assistant Professor/MHA Program Director
Department: Health Services Policy & Management
Arnold School of Public Health
Phone: 803-777-9103
Office: Discovery Building 1 350
915 Greene Street
Resources: Curriculum Vitae 
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Melinda Merrell

Research and Teaching Interests

Melinda Merrell's research interests include the delivery of health care in U.S. rural communities, with specific focus areas of rural hospital closures and emergency medicine. She also has an interest in the intersection of social determinants of health and health-seeking behaviors among rural populations. Her other areas of expertise are in community health development, program planning and evaluation, and non-profit management.

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