Ernest Alema-Mensah, Ph.D., M.S., D. Min., MDV

Ernest Alema-Mensah, Ph.D., M.S., D. Min., MDV 

Principal Investigator

Community Health & Preventive Medicine

Associate Professor, Database Administrator & Project Director

Clinical Research Center, Program Healthcare Effectiveness Research, National Black Leadership Initiative on Cancer II
Location: Multidisciplinary Research Center
Phone: 404-752-1623
E-mail: eamensah@msm.edu

Education

GRADUATE:
Clark Atlanta University
Degree: Doctor of Philosophy in International Public Health

Clark Atlanta University
Degree: Master of Science in Computer Science

Columbia Theological Seminary
Degree: Doctor of Ministry

Interdenominational Theological Center
Degree: Master of Divinity


UNDERGRADUATE:
University of Ghana
Degree: Bachelor of Science in Mathematics and Chemistry

Publications

 

Ojeaga A, Alema-Mensah E, Rivers D, Azonobi I, Rivers B. Racial Disparities in HPV-related Knowledge, Attitudes, and Beliefs Among African American and White Women in the USA. J Cancer Educ. 2017 Aug 14. doi: 10.1007/s13187-017-1268-6. [Epub ahead of print]

Abdallah I, Armstrong-Mensah E, Alema-Mensah E, Jones C. Demographic and behavioural risk factors associated with Trichomonas vaginalis among South African HIV-positive men with genital ulcer disease: a cross-sectional study. BMJ Open. 2017 Aug 1;7(7):e013486. doi: 10.1136/bmjopen-2016-013486.

Smith SA, Whitehead MS, Sheats JQ, Chubb B, Alema-Mensah E, Ansa BE. Community engagement to address socio-ecological barriers to physical activity among African American breast cancer survivors. J Ga Public Health Assoc. 2017 Winter;6(3):393-397. doi: 10.21633/jgpha.6.312.

Alema-Mensah E, Smith SA, Claridy M, Ede V, Ansa B, Blumenthal DS. Social networks as predictors of colorectal cancer screening in African Americans. J Ga Public Health Assoc. 2017 Winter;6(3):369-372. doi: 10.21633/jgpha.6.306.

 

Smith SA, Whitehead MS, Sheats JQ, Fontenot B, Alema-Mensah E, Ansa B. Formative research to develop a lifestyle application (app) for African American breast cancer survivors. J Ga Public Health Assoc. 2016 Summer;6(1):50-59.

 

Smith SA, Whitehead MS, Sheats JQ, Fontenot B, Alema-Mensah E, Ansa B. Engaging African Americans in developing an intervention to reduce breast cancer recurrence: A brief report. J Ga Public Health Assoc. 2016 Summer;6(1):76-79.              


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Honors and Awards

2014: Honorary Class Member Recognition Award, Morehouse School of Medicine

2014: Award for twenty five years of Outstanding Service, Morehouse School of Medicine

2013: Morehouse School of Medicine, Faculty Service Award, Master of Public Health Graduating Class 

2011: Morehouse School of Medicine, Teaching Excellence Award, Master of Public Health(MPH) Graduating Class 2010., Morehouse School of Medicine

2011: Morehouse School of Medicine, Service Excellence Award, Master of Public Health Graduating Class 

2010: Morehouse School of Medicine, Honorary Class Member Recognition Award, Master of Science in Clinical Research Class