Carl L. Hanson is a professor of public health and is currently serving as chair in the Department of Public Health.
He has authored and co-authored numerous publications and presentations including over $1,500,000 in external grants. He has served on many national and local boards including but not limited to the Society for Public Health Education and the American Association for Public Health Programs. He has worked collaboratively on community initiatives of public health interest - especially those targeting youth and families. His research agenda includes computational health science, health communication through social and new media, and family health.
Carl Hanson graduated from high school in Klamath Falls, Oregon. He earned a bachelor’s degree in psychology and master’s degree in health science from Brigham Young University where he also competed in track and field/cross country. He received a doctorate in public health education from Southern Illinois University while teaching classes and working at the county health department. Prior to joining the faculty at BYU, he spent 11 years as a professor at Montana State University - Billings. There he taught health promotion classes and served as chair of the Department of Health and Human Performance prior to becoming the interim dean of a new College of Allied Health Professions.
He and his wife Loraine have four children and reside in Spanish Fork, Utah. He served in the Arizona Holbrook/Phoenix Mission from 1984-1986. He enjoys running, playing basketball, fly fishing, and camping with his family.
Computational Health Science, Family Health, Mental Health, Adolescent Health
Methods in Health Promotion, Planning and Evaluation, Public Health Administration
Ph.D., Community Health Education , Southern Illinois University at Carbondale (1994)
M.S., Health Science , Brigham Young University (1991)
B.S., Psychology , Brigham Young University (1990)
Licenses and Certifications
The National Commission for Health Education Credentialing, Inc., Allentown, PA, Master Certified Health Education Specialist (MCHES) (2011 - Present)
National Commission for Health Education Credentialing, Inc., Allentown, PA, Certified Health Education Specialist (CHES) (1996 - Present)
Public Health: Department Chair ( -
Health Science: Director ( -
Utah Society for Public Health Education (USOPHE) (2007 - Present)
Society of Public Health Educators (SOPHE) (2005 - Present)
American Public Health Association (APHA) (1997 - Present)
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