Faculty Assistant, Behavioral and Community Health
Manager, Tobacco Center of Regulatory Science (TCORS)
Other Affiliations: Tobacco Center of Regulatory Science
Campus: UMD | Building: School of Public Health

Tobacco Center of Regulatory Science

Ms. Kidanu supports the administrative activities of the University of Maryland/Battelle TCORS and serves as research coordinator on the project to examine consumer acceptability of new and manipulated tobacco products through traditional subjective measurements and objective measurements of neurocognitive function (TCORS Research Project 2). She has previous experience planning, implementing and evaluating programs and activities directed at tobacco use prevention and control at the local health department level. 

Education and Training

M.P.H. in Community Health Education from the University of Tennessee at Knoxville

B.A. in Biology from the St. Catherine University

Honors and Awards

The American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP) Julius B. Richmond Visiting Lectureship Award, 2014

The Dr. June Gorski Scholarship for Public Health, 2011