Donald Zeigler, PhD

Director/Prevention & Healthy Lifestyles at American Medical Association

Location
Greater Chicago Area
Industry
Health, Wellness and Fitness

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Donald Zeigler, PhD's Overview

Current
Past
  • speaker at Global Alcohol Policy Conference
  • Liaison Community Preventive Services Task Force at CDC
  • Member at American Public Health Association
Education
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Donald Zeigler, PhD's Summary

PhD Public Health & Health Promotion, Union Institute.
Director, Prevention & Healthy Lifestyles, American Medical Association

2007-10 Director Long Range Health Care Trends & Secretary AMA Council on Long Range Planning & Development

2002-07, Deputy Director, Robert Wood Johnson Foundation A Matter of Degree Program to reduce high risk drinking in college communities.

Lead author, AMA report Effects of Alcohol on the Brains of Underage Drinkers (Preventive Medicine 2005). Lead author World Medical Association Statement on Reducing the Global Impact of Alcohol on Health & Society; co-authored AMA report Responding to Depression, Suicide, Substance Use & Addiction on College Campuses. Co-authored Effective strategies to reduce high risk drinking among college students & residents in an urban environment (2007 Journal Oxford Round Table). Authored The Alcohol Industry & Trade Agreements: A Preliminary Assessment (Addiction 2009) & Alcohol Industry Interests, Global Trade Agreements & Their impact on Public Health in Wiist ed. Bottom Line or Public Health: Corporate Strategies to Influence Health Policy & What We Can Do To Counter Them. Oxford U Press (2010). Co-author Challenges Ahead: Implementing WHO Global Strategy on Alcohol in the Republic of Korea J Korean Alcohol Science (2011) & Challenges and Implementing the WHO Global Strategy on Alcohol (World Medical & Health Policy 2011).

AMA liaison CDC Community Preventive Services Task Force

Public health working group 2009-11 US-Russia Civil Society Summit, Moscow & Washington

1978-2000, Director Good Health Program, Rush North Shore Medical Center - innovator in community & worksite health promotion programs

Member, American Public Health Association Alcohol, Tobacco & Other Drug Section & Trade & Health Forum. 2011 APHA ATOD Leadership Award

Assist Professor Preventive Medicine & Health Systems Management, Rush University.

Former Peace Corps Volunteer, Brazil

Specialties

Public health policy at the American Medical Association. Leadership roles in voluntary health agencies. Instrumental in development of a major business wellness coalition. Strong communication, networking and strategic planning skills with systems thinking and visionary outlook.

Donald Zeigler, PhD's Experience

Director, Prevention and Healthy Lifestyles

American Medical Association

Nonprofit; 1001-5000 employees; Nonprofit Organization Management industry

May 2010Present (4 years 5 months)

Formerly Director Long Range Heatlh Care Trends and Secretary of the AMA Council on Long Range Planning and Development - an advisory group to the AMA Board on issues and trends

speaker

Global Alcohol Policy Conference

20122012 (less than a year)

Liaison Community Preventive Services Task Force

CDC

Government Agency; 10,001+ employees; Government Administration industry

20112012 (1 year)

Nonprofit; 1001-5000 employees; Nonprofit Organization Management industry

20022012 (10 years)

Member Alcohol, Tobacco and Other Drug Section & Trade and Health Forum

American Public Health Association

Nonprofit; 51-200 employees; Nonprofit Organization Management industry

March 2002March 2011 (9 years 1 month)

Advisory Board member

ETHS School Based Health Center

19942005 (11 years)

Director, Good Health Program

Rush North Shore Medical Center

Nonprofit; 1001-5000 employees; Hospital & Health Care industry

19782000 (22 years)

Founding director of one of the first hospital-based community and worksite health promotion programs in the country

Donald Zeigler, PhD's Skills & Expertise

  1. Public Health
  2. Prevention
  3. Strategic Planning
  4. Health Promotion
  5. Health Policy
  6. Global Health

Donald Zeigler, PhD's Education

The Union Institute and University

PhD, Public Health & Health Promotion

19931997

Donald Zeigler, PhD's Additional Information

Interests:

choral music, social justice, global health, health promotin, health policy, home rehabing

Groups and Associations:

American Public Health Association, Corporate Accountability International, American Heart Association, American Medical Association

Honors and Awards:

Leadership Award, American Public Health Association Alcohol, Tobacco & Other Drug Section, Nov 2011

Member, Public Health Working Group, US-Russia Civil Society Summit, July, 2009-present

National President's Award, Ralph Hingson Award for Research in Practice, Mothers Against Drunk Driving (MADD) November 2009

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