Jackie Coghlin-Strom

Program Director Preventive Medicine Residency, Director, SPHHS Blended MPH Program
UMass Medical School Worcester


  • Middlebury College: BS Biology 1971
  • University of Michigan Medical School: MD 1977  
  • University of Massachusetts School of Public Health and Health Sciences: MPH 1984

Areas of Specialization: 

  • Preventive Medicine
  • Environmental Health
  • Community Medicine
  • Health Policy for Vulnerable Populations
  • Graduate Medical and Public Health Education

Research Description: 

Dr. Coghlin-Strom’s environmental health research interests include air and water pollution with a special interest in environmental tobacco smoke exposure.  Health policy-related research interests include landlord liaison projects to improve access to housing for the homeless, tobacco/e-cigarette control in the adolescent population, and utilization of recovery coaches for persons with substance use disorder who present to the emergency room with a drug overdose.