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Dr. Epps has held many leadership positions during over 25 years as an executive in healthcare management; including: The University of Mississippi Medical Center, Jackson, MS; Cooper Green Hospital and Baptist Health System, Birmingham, AL; and The Los Angeles County Department of Health Services/MLK Hospital, Los Angeles, CA. After entering academia, she has also served as an Instructor with the Fielding School of Public Health at the University of California Los Angeles (UCLA), Los Angeles, CA and was an Assistant Professor at Ferris State University College of Health Professions Health Care Systems Administration program in Michigan.
She received a Bachelor’s degree in Political Science from Jackson State University, Jackson, MS; a Master’s of Health Services Administration (MHSA) in Hospital Administration from the University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI; a Doctor of Public Health (DrPH) in Health Care Organization and Policy from The University of Alabama at Birmingham and completed a Senior Policy Fellowship in Financing of Healthcare for the Uninsured sponsored by the National Association of Public Health and Hospitals Institute/New York University.
Originally from northeast Mississippi, Dr. Epps has a grown son.