Faculty and PI
Virginia Tech Carilion School of Medicine
Charlotte Baker, DrPH, MPH, CPH is faculty in the Virginia Tech Data and Decisions Destination Area; the PI of the analytic epidemiology I-SPY DATA Lab at the Virginia-Maryland College of Veterinary Medicine; a member of the Faculty of Health Sciences; and faculty in the Virginia-Tech Carilion School of Medicine. Her research lab prioritizes bridging the methodological and data gaps in sports injury research by using advanced statistical analysis and large data sets, especially to address disparities in sport and recreation caused by social and structural determinants of health. A former Epidemic Intelligence Service Officer at the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, she has more than 15 years of experience in the evaluation and assessment of both original and secondary data to address public health problems; community-based experience that directly addresses a variety of health problems within minority and underserved populations; and directing and managing data analysis with and for collaborators. She collaborates with the Virginia-Tech Carilion School of Medicine to design and implement interprofessional health equity and health disparity educational activities.