Ross Kauffman

Ross Kauffman
Director of Public Health; Rank of Assistant Professor of Public Health
Meyer Hall of Science 165
525 S Main St, 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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