Joe Steensma, EdD, MPH

Professor of Practice

Dr. Steensma is a successful scientist and entrepreneur who has founded and led several thriving businesses focused on public health. As faculty at the Brown School, he helps commercialize some of the innovative products and services the School has developed. In addition to his work in helping translate science into marketable solutions for real public health problems, Steensma has served as the president of the Board of Health in Fort Wayne, Indiana, has been active on many nonprofit boards, and continues to support research that seeks to discover the relationship between human health and the natural environment.

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