Emmanuel Ngui

Emmanuel Ngui, DrPH

  • Associate Professor and MPH Director

Curriculum Vitae


DrPH, Public Health, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
MSc, Health Services Management, Eastern University
BS, Psychology, Eastern University


Dr. Emmanuel Ngui’s broad research interests include health inequalities in maternal and child health populations and the role of social determinants of health in birth outcomes and child health and wellbeing.

His active research areas include:

  • Racial/ethnic inequalities in birth outcomes and community/policy level interventions and engagement, with a particular focus on the role of socioeconomic position, paternal involvement, and neighborhood deprivation on birth outcomes
  • Access, systems of care, and use of health services by children, particularly racial/ethnic minority children and those with special health care needs
  • Ethical issues in engaging racial/ethnic maternal and child health populations in biomedical and emerging genetic research
  • Local and international maternal and child health issues, policies and programs

Dr. Ngui’s teaching interests include maternal and child health policies, programs and practices, racial/ethnic inequalities and social determinants of health, MPH field practicum and community engaged participatory research.