Going Public: UTHSC Nurse Takes Helm of Shelby County Health Department

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Dr. Alisa Haushalter (right), Shelby County Health Department director and UTHSC College of Nursing faculty member, with Michelle McElrath, Public Health Nursing Supervisor

Last year, the Shelby County Health Department was looking for a director who embodied a passion for public health, a commitment to innovation, a taste for change and well honed leadership skills to do the job.

The county got that in January when Alisa Haushalter, DNP, began her new job heading up the agency that has an annual $48,973,709 budget…. Read More