Christina Younge MPH, MCHES

Assistant Professor and Director of Undergraduate Studies, University of North Carolina at Greensboro

Christina Yongue, MPH, MCHES*, has 14 years of experience as a member of the Greensboro Health Disparities Collaborative, coordinating and managing federally-funded research studies aimed at exploring and eliminating racial disparities in cancer care through healthcare systems changes. Specifically, she was the Project Manager for the “Accountability for Cancer Care through Undoing Racism and Equity (ACCURE)” research study. At her current place of employment, the University of North Carolina at Greensboro (UNCG), she led a team in the development of a case study teaching module called “Racism a Social Determinant of Health,” which is nationally distributed by the Association for Prevention Teaching and Research. She currently works as the Director of Undergraduate Studies, and an Assistant Professor in the Department of Public Health Education at UNCG. She is also the proud mother of two daughters.

*MCHES = Master Certified Health Education Specialist