Phone: (405) 271-2229, x57897
Office: Hudson College of Public Health
801 NE 13th St, Room 301
Post Office Box 26901
Oklahoma City, OK 73104
Dr. Wendelboe is a nationally recognized epidemiologist and public health leader. He is an alumnus of the renowned Epidemic Intelligence Service (EIS) program of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. From March to July of 2020, he was deployed to the Oklahoma State Department of Health where he served as the Interim State Epidemiologist, coordinating epidemiology elements of the State’s response to Covid-19. Dr. Wendelboe continues to pursue his passion of bridging academic and applied public health. He serves on the University of Oklahoma Medical Center’s Infection Control and Prevention Committee and the OUHSC’s Emergency Response Committee. In these roles, he collaborates with national, Tribal, and local stakeholders in preparing for and responding to pandemics (e.g., 2009 influenza H1N1, Ebola virus, Zika virus, and COVID-19).
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