Alice O'Donnell

Alice O'Donnell

Alice O'Donnell

Name: Alice O'Donnell

Department of Primary Appointment: National Center for Disaster Medicine and Public Health
Position: USU Staff
Title: Project Coordinator for Strategic Programs, HJF

Affiliated Departments: Military & Emergency Medicine,
Affiliated Center: NCDMPH

Email: (link sends e-mail)
Office Phone: (301) 400-4211
Room: RL-1000-RL1014


Ms. Alice O'Donnell serves as the Project Coordinator for Strategic Operations as well as Communications Manager for the National Center for Disaster Medicine and Public Health. She is responsible for managing/conducting analytical, research, and educational projects in collaboration with others as well as contributing to the overall strategic programming for the center.  Prior to her current role, Ms. O'Donnell was the managing editor for the Disaster Medicine and Public Health Journal, Inc. where she oversaw all aspects of the Journal's peer review, production, and publication, both print and online. She also worked with the Editors and the Society for Disaster Medicine and Public Health, Inc. to develop and implement marketing outreach strategies to the multidisciplinary and global subscriber-ship, and represented the Journal at various medical and public health meetings.

Alice worked as a publisher for several prestigious scholarly societies prior to joining NCDMPH/SDMPH, and is a strong proponent of the latest technologies to disseminate knowledge as quickly as possible to the various communities. Alice has a BA in History, and began her publishing career in Dublin, Ireland. She is a member of the International Society of Managing and Technical Editors (ISMTE) and the Society for Scholarly Publishing (SSP) as well as being a Volunteer Teacher with the Literacy Council of Montgomery County, Maryland.