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Visiting Scholars/Students

Daniel BarnetDaniel Barnett, MD, MPH is a Senior Visiting Scholar with the Uniformed Services University National Center for Disaster Medicine and Public Health (NCDMPH). Dr. Barnett currently serves as an Associate Professor in the Department of Environmental Health & Engineering at the Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health (JHSPH), where he has a joint appointment in the Department of Health Policy and Management and is on the Core Faculty of the Office of Public Health Practice & Training. His research interests include evidence-based approaches to organizational enhancement of public health emergency preparedness. Dr. Barnett previously worked at Baltimore City Health Department's Office of Public Health Preparedness and Response, where he conducted disaster preparedness training activities for the department’s workers.
jeff freeman

Dr. Jeff Freeman is a Visiting Scholar in the National Center for Disaster Medicine and Public Health (NCDMPH), and currently serves as the Senior Scientist for Disaster Health in the National Health Mission Area of the Johns Hopkins University Applied Physics Laboratory (JHU/APL), which is the nation’s largest and longest serving University Affiliated Research Center (UARC). Dr. Freeman’s primary responsibilities include the development of a Disaster Health Initiative for JHU/APL in support of the United States Government (USG). The mission of his initiative is to enhance USG engagement in disasters by providing health enabling solutions and capabilities aimed at achieving a rapid, coordinated, and effective response. In addition to the Applied Physics Lab, Dr. Freeman is faculty in the Johns Hopkins Center for Humanitarian Health, and was previously selected as an Emerging Leader in Biosecurity Fellow by the Center for Health Security.


Alex Lovallo

Alex Lovallo studied Exercise Science at Florida State University (FSU) in Tallahassee, Florida where he received his Bachelors Degree. Alex is a certified personal trainer, and has previously worked to coordinate Operations and Risk Management at the Bobby E. Leach Recreation Center at FSU. He is currently working as a Junior Analyst under Dr. Keim, as a Research Associate in data collection and analysis.  Alex's passion is for health, fitness, and Public Health and would ultimately like to pursue further education both in Public Health and in Sport Science Master's programs.