Dr. Glendene Lemard-Marlow is an associate professor of Global Health at Concordia University Texas. She is also the Program Director for the Bachelor of Arts in Global Public Health and the founder and Director of Concordia’s new Master of Public Health degree program. Additionally, she holds a visiting research scientist position at the Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health in the Department of Health Policy and Management. Dr. Lemard-Marlow is an interdisciplinary scholar and has worked extensively in the field of global public health for more than 20 years, collaborating with organizations such as the World Health Organization, the Inter-American Development Bank and the United Nations.