Roxanne Dupuis, MSPH

Roxanne Dupuis, MSPH
Associate Fellow

Research Program Manager, Center for Public Health Initiatives

Public Health Interests

Community Engagement, Health Behavior, Social Determinants of Health



Current Public-Health Related Activities

Roxanne Dupuis, MSPH, is a Research Program Manager for Dr. Carolyn Cannuscio at the University of Pennsylvania’s Center for Public Health Initiatives. She works on community-engaged research projects that focus on urban health, the social determinants of health, food environments, and food allergies. In this role, she works on all aspects of study design, planning, and implementation. Roxanne also has expertise in program planning and evaluation. She works closely with community partners locally and nationally, including the Free Library of Philadelphia on the Healthy Library Initiative. Roxanne obtained her Bachelor of Arts in Anthropology from McGill University and her Master of Science in Public Health in Health Education and Health Communication from the Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health. Her public health interests include the social determinants of health, community-based research, health promotion, and health behavior change.

Select Publications:

Morgan AU, Dupuis R, D’Alonzo B, Johnson A, Graves A, Brooks KL, McClintock A, Klusaritz H, Bogner H, Long J, Grande D, Cannuscio CC. Beyond Books: Public libraries as partners for population health. Health Affairs, 2016; 35(11):2030-6. doi: 10.1377/hlthaff.2016.0724. *This paper won a CPHI “Public Health Impact” prize.

Cannuscio CC, Davis AL, Kermis AD, Khan Y, Dupuis R, Taylor JA. A strained 9-1-1 system and threats to public health. Journal of Community Health, 2016; 41(3):658-66. doi: 10.1007/s10900-015-0142-x.

Dupuis R, Meisel Z, Grande D, Strupp E, Kounaves S, Graves A, Frasso R, Cannuscio CC. Food allergy management among restaurant workers in a large U.S. city. Food Control, 2016; 63:147-57. doi: 10.1016/j.foodcont.2015.11.026.

Cannuscio CC, Dupuis R, Graves A, Seymour JW, Kounaves S, Strupp E, Leri D, Frasso R, Grande D, Meisel ZF. A behavioral economics intervention to encourage epinephrine-carrying among food allergic adults: A randomized controlled trial. Annals of Allergy, Asthma & Immunology, 2015; 115(3):234-40. doi: 10.1016/j.anai.2015.05.018.

Cannuscio CC, Dupuis R, Graves A, Hanson C, Hersh S. The life stories of homeless youth. American Journal of Public Health, 2015; 105(11):2216-9. doi: 10.2105/AJPH.2015.302815.