Western Kentucky University

Public Health Faculty & Staff - Marilyn Gardner

Marilyn Gardner, PhD

Marilyn Gardner, PhD

Associate Professor

Office:  Academic Complex 128F
Phone:  (270) 745-5864
Email:  marilyn.gardner@wku.edu



  • Epidemiology
  • Introduction to Public Health
  • Personal Health
  • Human Sexuality
  • Health Behavior



 Dr. Gardner’s areas of expertise are in health behavior, research methodology, and evaluation. She has used these cross-cutting disciplines to conduct research in a variety of content areas including


  • Patient/provider interactions
  • Childhood/adolescents obesity
  • Health communication
  • college Health
  • Bioterrorism
  • EMS preparedness



 Last Modified 7/23/13