Lorelei Dickey Cropley, DrPH

Associate Professor

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Education & Affiliations

DrPH, International Health, Tulane University
MPH, Community Health, Tulane University
BSN, Nursing, Southeastern Louisiana University


Lorelei Cropley earned her doctorate from Tulane University School of Public Health and Tropical Medicine. She has been involved in developing health education policy and programs in the areas malaria control, maternal/child health, and water and sanitation for both domestic and international agencies such as CARE International, UNICEF, and various Ministries of Health. She has presented papers and posters at numerous domestic and international conferences and has published in many peer reviewed journals. She is currently clinical associate faculty for Tulane’s School of Public Health undergraduate program where, in addition to teaching, she serves as a mentor and advisor to undergraduate students, with a focus on those interested in global experience.

Research Areas

  • Short-term Brigades Best Practices
  • NTDs
  • Undergraduate education in Public Health

Honors & Awards

  • Fellow, Royal Society of Tropical  Medicine


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