Emmanuel N. Clottey, DrPH. MPH
Emmanuel N. Clottey is an Assistant Professor of Public Health in the Department of Kinesiology and Health Science at Louisiana State University in Shreveport. He has performed as an educator in a variety of settings in Ghana, Kenya, and the US. He has a background in biochemistry, theology, community work, and public health and has served as a Minister, Hospital Chaplain, Researcher, and Educator.
He is a M. Alfred Haynes Research Training Institute for Social Equity and Health Disparities Scholar from the Meharry Medical College, Tennessee, USA. He is a member of the American Public Health Association (APHA). He is a Board Member of the National Alliance on Mental Illness (NAMI) Northwest Louisiana. He is a member of the Louisiana Region VII Healthy Communities Coalition.
Dr. Clottey is currently the Vice President (Louisiana) for Delta SOPHE. He successfully recruited 25 students and four fellow faculty members at LSU-Shreveport to join the Delta SOPHE Chapter. He and his colleagues have volunteered to host the Spring 2018 Delta SOPHE Meeting in February on the LSU Shreveport campus. His research interests include Mental Health, Contribution of Faith-based organizations to Public Health, Grandparents raising their grandchildren, Obesity and Leadership and Social Justice.