Prof. John T. Nwangwu

Department of Public Health

Southern Connecticut State University, USA



1991  Post Doc., Clinical Epidemiology, Erasmus University, Medical School, Rotterdam, The Netherlands

1988  Ph.D., Columbia University, School of Public Health, New York, USA

1981  M.P.H., Loma Linda University, School of Public Health, California, USA

1979  M.B., University of Nebraska Medical Center, College of Medicine, Omaha, Nebraska, USA

Publications (Selected)

  1. Nwangwu J.T; Ryan L.M; A Phase II Study of Edatrexate in Adult Patients with Metastatic Soft Tissue Sarcomas. Eastern Cooperative Oncology Group, Technical Report No 996E, May 2000.
  2. ST George D-M, Schoenbach V, Reynolds G, Nwangwu J, and Adams-Campbell L; For the American College of Epidemiology; Recruitment of Minority Students to U.S. Epidemiology Degree Programs, Anals of Epidemiology, Volume7, Number 4, Pgs. 304 - 310, May 1997.
  3. Nwangwu, J.T.; Incidence and Risk of Myocardial Infarction among Nigerian residence in USA, Igbo Times Vol. 1 No. 1, pg. 6, 1995.
  4. Nwangwu, J.T.; Quality Assessment of Primary Care Level Patient Management Provided by Mid-Level Health Care Practitioners in Nigeria. Connecticut Review Vol. XVI, No. 2, pgs. 81-90, 1994.
  5. Schoenbach, V.J. et al for the Committee on Minority Affairs of the American College of Epidemiology (Nwangwu, J.T.: Member) Racial and Ethnic Distribution of Faculty, Students and Fellows in U.S. Epidemiology Degree Programs, 1992. Annals of Epidemiology, Vol. 4, pgs. 259-265, 1994.
  6. Liskov, E.; Ford, M.S.; Fairchild, M.M.; Nwangwu J.T.; Risk Factor Awareness and Health Practices of Hypercholesterolemia Subjects Following Cholesterol Screening. Journal of the American Dietetic Association, Vol. 92, No. 9, 1992.
  7. Nwangwu J.T.; Stevko B. Pseudomonas Outbreak at Kern County Medical Center. Morbidity Report; California Vol. 50 1991.
  8. Nwangwu, J.T., Jinadu B.A. Incidence of Gonorrhea Morbidity Report; California Vol. 35, 1990.
  9. Nwangwu, J.T., Jinadu B.A. Cyclic trends in AIDS. Morbidity Report; Vol. 46, 1990.
  10. Nwangwu, J.T., Jinadu B.A. Summary of Disease Occurrence in Kern County. Morbidity Report; California, Vol. 40, 1990.
  11. Nwangwu, J.T., Jinadu B.A. Trend in Hepatitis A. Morbidity Report; California, Vol. 36, 1990.
  12. Nwangwu, J.T., Jinadu B.A. Hepatitis B: Trend and Age Distribution. Morbidity Report; California Vol. 43, 1990.
  13. Nwangwu, J.T.; Jinadu B.A. Coccidioidomycosis. Morbidity Report; California, Vol. 47, 1990.
  14. Nwangwu, J.T., Jinadu B.A. Syphilis: Age and Ethic Distribution. Morbidity Report; California, Vol. 50, 1990.
  15. Nwangwu, J.T., Rivera R. Epidemiological trends of Tuberculosis in Kern County. Morbidity Report, California, Vol. 49, 1990.
  16. Nwangwu, J.T., Jinadu B.A. Chlamydia: Trends and Age Distribution. Morbidity Report, California, Vol. 41, 1990.
  17. Nwangwu, J.T., Measles Epidemic in 1990: Kern County’s Experience and Intervention. Morbidity Report, California, Vol. 25, 1990.
  18. Nwangwu, J.T., Jinadu B.A. Viral Meningitis and Encephalitis: Trends and age distribution. Morbidity Report, California, Vol. 42, 1990.
  19. Nwangwu, J.T., Kooren, D. Brucellosis outbreak and control in Kern County. Morbidity Report, California, Vol. 6, 1990.
  20. Nwangwu, J.T. Food Poisoning Outbreak in Rosedale: Investigation and Intervention. Morbidity Report, California, Vol. 13, 1990.
  21. Nwangwu, J.T. Salmonella Typhi Infection in Kern County: A case of Cross-Connection in a Water Distribution System. Morbidity Report; California, Vol. 9, 1990.
  22. Nwangwu, J.T., Jinadu B.A. Penicillinase Producing Neisseria Gonorrhea in Kern County. Morbidity Report; California, Vol. 9, 1990.
  23. Nwangwu, J.T., Jinadu, B.A. Increase in Pelvic Inflammatory disease in Kern County. Morbidity Report, California, Vol. 22, 1990.
  24. Nwangwu, J.T., Jinadu, B.A. Format for Presentation of Notifiable disease report data. Morbidity Report; California, Vol. 33, 1990.
  25. Kumer, K., Nwangwu, J. T., Nwangwu, P. U., Perspectives on Digoxin Absorption from Small Bowel Resections. Drug Intelligence and Clinical Pharmacy. Vol. 17:121-123, 1983.
  26. Nwangwu, J. T., Clark, J. E., Nwangwu, P. U., Adverse Effects of Cigarette Smoking on the Pharmacological Action of Some Drugs. Clinical Toxicology Consultant, Vol. 4:80-84, 1982.