Ross Kauffman

Ross Kauffman
Director of Public Health; Rank of Assistant Professor of Public Health
Meyer Hall of Science 165
525 South Main Street, Ada, OH, 45810
Academic Credentials
Certified in Public Health
Research Interests
Virtual Reality, Behavioral Oncology, Applied Data Analysis
Employee degree:

BS, Eastern Mennonite College

MS, Ohio State University (The)

PHD, Ohio State University (The)


Research Publications and Presentations

  • Kauffman RM, Durkin K. Impact of Emotional Distress on Prescription Opioid Abuse in a Rural Juvenile Drug Court Sample. Ohio Journal of Public Health. 2019; 2(2):37-43.
  • Mohn J, Kauffman RM. Emotional and Physiological Effects of Virtual Environments. 128th Ohio Academy of Science Annual Meeting, April 13, 2019. Columbus, OH.  
  • Kauffman R, Wilson JS, Stump TE, Monahan PO, McDaniel AM. Applying Publicly Available Contextual Factors to Predict Smoking Relapse in a National Sample. Ohio Journal of Public Health. 2019; 2(1).

Classes Taught

  • PBHE 1201: Introduction to Public Health
  • PBHE 2101: Public Health Research Methods
  • PBHE 2901: Special Topics (Opioid Crisis, Climate Crisis)
  • BIOL 2551: Epidemiology

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