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John Moraros


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Professor John Moraros is an internationally recognized leader, scholar and senior administrator in the fields of public health, epidemiology/health disparities and higher education. Dr. Moraros is the new Dean and Professor, School of Science, XJTLU. His research areas encompass Community/Public Health, Health Disparities, Inequities/Inequalities, Social Determinants of Health, and Minority/Marginalized Populations Health. He maintains an active interdisciplinary teaching and research agenda. He has authored or co-authored more than 50 peer-reviewed manuscripts in highly respected scientific journals and has given more than 60 scientific presentations in various national and international conferences. Dr. Moraros research is predicated on evidence-based, community participatory approach, leading to practical and effective public health interventions and utilizes culturally appropriate strategies to help empower minority/vulnerable populations.


Dean and Professor, School of Sciences, XJTLU (2022-Present)

Dean and Professor, School of Health Sciences, SCHOOL OF HEALTH SCIENCES, COLLEGE OF THE NORTH ATLANTIC DOHA, QATAR (2020-2022)

Dean and Professor, Faculty of Health Studies, FACULTY OF HEALTH STUDIES, BRANDON UNIVERSITY BRANDON, MANITOBA, CANADA (2019-2020)

Expertise related to UN Sustainable Development Goals

In 2015, UN member states agreed to 17 global Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) to end poverty, protect the planet and ensure prosperity for all. This person’s work contributes towards the following SDG(s):

  • SDG 3 - Good Health and Well-being
  • SDG 10 - Reduced Inequalities

Education/Academic qualification

Ph.D., New Mexico State University, Molecular Biology Program, Honours, 2007

M.P.H., New Mexico State University, Department of Health Science, Honours, 2004

M.D., Universidad Autónoma de Ciudad Juárez, Facultad de Medicina, Honours, 2002

B.A., Queens College, Biology & Interdisciplinary Studies, Honours, 1991

Person Types

  • Staff


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