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Kathryn Bayard Tracy, Dr.P.H.

Research Specialist/Ph.D. Program Curriculum Development Specialist,
Center for Public Health and Health Policy
Academic Office Location:
99 Ash Street
East Hartford, CT 06108-7160
Phone: (860) 282-8540
Fax: (860) 282-8505
M.P.ASyracuse UniversityPublic Administration
B.A.Smith CollegeEnglish
Dr.P.H.Columbia UniversityPublic Health

Name of Award/HonorAwarding Organization
Rho Chapter InducteeNational Public Health Honor Society Delta Omega
Instructional Technology Faculty Development Grant Award 2000-2001University Of Massachusetts
Awarded the Instructional Technology Faculty GrantUniversity of Massachusetts-Amherst
New York State Executive Leadership Fellow 1994-1995Empire State Fellows Program
FellowNational Institute On Aging /Brookdale Foundation
Doctoral Research Grant Award Winner 1986-1987 Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Greater NY
Name & DescriptionCategoryRoleTypeScopeStart YearEnd Year
Voices from Inside, Writing Workshop LeaderWorkshop/ConferenceWriting Workshop LeaderExternalNational2010
HealThy Self House Foundation, Hanover, NHAdvisory CommitteeVice Present ExternalRegional2006
State Health Care Cost Containment CommitteeAdvisory CommitteeExecutive Staff MemberExternalState20042008
State Health Promotion SubcommitteeAdvisory CommitteeChair ExternalState20042008
Governor’s Connecticut Interdisciplinary Health Policy TeamAdvisory CommitteeMemberExternalState20042008
American Journal of Managed CareProfessional/Scientific JournalAd Hoc Journal ReviewerExternalNational2004
Home Sweet Home Foundation of Hanover, New HampshireCommunity ServiceBoard Vice PresidentExternalNational2003
Northampton Community CooperativeAdvisory CommitteeBoard of Directors MemberExternalLocal20002004
Master’s Degree Program in Public Health Practice, University of Massachusetts School of Public HealthAdvisory CommitteeFounding DirectorExternalUniversity19992002
Public Health Practice, online MPH programEducation CommitteeDirector ExternalUniversity19992002
CEPH Accreditation CommitteeEducation CommitteeMemberExternalUniversity19992002
School of Public Health Strategic Planning CommitteeEducation CommitteeMemberExternalUniversity1999
MPH Graduate Program, University of Massachusetts School of Public HealthAdvisory CommitteeDirectorExternalUniversity19992002
NIH/NIA SBIR Special Emphasis Review Panel Study SectionMemberExternalNational1999
CDC Summer Internships in Public Health PracticeAdvisory CommitteeHoc Reviewer ExternalNational19981999
Centers for Disease ControlAdvisory CommitteeSummer Intern Applicant ReviewerExternalNational1998
UMass-Amherst SPH Faculty Rep. to the Mass. Society of ProfessorsAdvisory CommitteeMemberExternalUniversity1998
Long Term Care Facility Management Issues. November 23 1998, Gerontological Society of America Annual Meeting, Philadelphia.Workshop/ConferenceDigest Session ChairExternalNational19981998
SBIR NIH Review Panel on Technology, Educational Curriculi, Aging Study SectionMemberExternalNational19972004
UMass-Amherst School of Public Health (SHP) Computer Committee MemberAdvisory CommitteeMemberExternalUniversity1997
NIH SBIR scientific review panelStudy SectionMemberExternalNational19972004
Center for Education and Research in Women's Health CommitteeProfessional/Scientific OrganizationFounding Member ExternalUniversity19962005
SPHHS Council on Education in Public Health (CEPH) CommitteeAdvisory CommitteeMemberExternalNational19962005
SPH Strategic Planning CommitteeAdvisory CommitteeMemberExternalUniversity19962005
American Journal of Managed CareProfessional/Scientific JournalAd Hoc Journal ReviewerExternalNational19962005
Federal Administration on AgingAdvisory CommitteeAd Hoc Peer ReviewerExternalNational19962005
Gerontological Association of AmericaProfessional/Scientific JournalAd Hoc Peer ReviewerExternalNational19962005
American Public Health AssociationProfessional/Scientific JournalAd Hoc Peer ReviewerExternalNational19962005
Association of Schools of Public HealthProfessional/Scientific JournalAd Hoc Peer ReviewerExternalNational19962005
Women’s Health PanelAdvisory CommitteeAd Hoc Peer ReviewerExternalNational19962005
Saratoga Center for Meditation and Mindful LivingAdvisory CommitteeDirectorExternalLocal19951997
Is Alzheimer's disease ready for outcomes research? Gerontological Society of America; November 17, 1995Workshop/ConferenceSymposium organizerExternalNational19951995
American Public Health AssociationProfessional/Scientific JournalAd Hoc ReviewerExternalNational1993
Alzheimer’s Association - NENY ChapterAdvisory CommitteeBoard of Directors MemberExternalNational19921997
Gerontological Society of AmericaProfessional/Scientific JournalAd Hoc, Abstract ReviewerExternalNational1992
Wanck, B. 1984. Two decades of involuntary hospitalization legislation. American Journal of Psychiatry, vol. 141, no. 1, p. 33-38Editorial BoardMemberExternalNational19841984
Wanck, B. 1982. Reactive paranoid psychosis following an ambiguous cancer diagnosis. Psychosomatics vol. 23, no. 4, p. 439-440.Editorial BoardMemberExternalNational19821982
Gerontological Society of AmericaProfessional/Scientific OrganizationMemberExternalNational19801998
American Public Health AssociationProfessional/Scientific OrganizationMemberExternalNational1980
American Association for the Advancement of ScienceProfessional/Scientific OrganizationMemberExternalNational1980
Nash, D. 1980. Update: Cardiac Medications. State University of New York/Upstate Medical Center, Department of Cardiology, March 1980.Editorial BoardMemberExternalUniversity19801980
University of California at Los Angeles (UCLA). 1977. Anesthesia for Neurosurgery: Textbook and Self-Instruction Manual, May 1977Editorial BoardMemberExternalUniversity19771977

Journal Articles

  • Use of MDS files
    Tracy KB Nursing Homes 1999 Jan;(January ):
  • Women in Science: the Myth of "Having it All."
    Tracy KB Equity and Excellence in Education 1998 Jan;32(2):
  • Ethics in measurement of children's behaviors. Letter to the Editor
    Tracy KB American Journal of Psychiatry 1982 Jan;139(10):1378



  • The Doctor's Need to Know
    Tracy KB Upstate Medical Center News, State University Science Center - Upstate, Syracuse, New York, June 1978 1978 Jan;


  • Best Practices in Development of Online Classes
    Tracy KB Report to the Trustees of the Instructional Technology Division of the University of Massachusetts 2001 Jan;
  • Allergies
    Tracy KB Adapted Pamphlet Form of the NIH Lecture Series Medicine for the Layman 1979 Jan;
  • Obesity
    Tracy KB Adapted Pamphlet Form of the NIH Lecture Series Medicine for the Layman 1979 Jan;
  • Peptic Ulcer Disease
    Tracy KB Adapted Pamphlet Form of the NIH Lecture Series Medicine for the Layman 1979 Jan;
  • Sexually Transmitted Diseases
    Tracy KB Adapted Pamphlet Form of the NIH Lecture Series Medicine for the Layman 1979 Jan;
  • The Brain
    Tracy KB Adapted Pamphlet Form of the NIH Lecture Series Medicine for the Layman 1979 Jan;


  • Two O'clock Meds
    Tracy KB The Syracuse Review 1978 Jan;
Title or AbstractTypeSponsor/EventDate/YearLocation
Pedagogy in Public Health and Teaching Online: Faculty Development and InnovationTalkYale University School of Public Health Faculty2001New Haven, CT
Analysis of longitudinal outcomes in a long term care population using data from the MDS and MDS 2.0TalkGSA Annual Meeting1998Philadelphia, PA
Use of long term care administrative datasets in health services researchTalkGSA Annual Meeting1998Philadelphia, PA
What public health professionals need to know about Alzheimer's diseasePosterAmerican Public Health Association Annual Meeting1995San Diego, CA
Consumers and policy-makers: crucial partners in reforming the long term care service systemTalkAPHA Annual Meeting1994Washington, DC
Consolidated long term care assessments: reform through automationTalkAmerican Public Health Association Annual Meeting1994Washington, DC
ADL dependency in the older population of the United States, 1962-1984: Evidence of an increase in proportion dependentTalk1992
Increases in the proportion of the older population of the United States dependent in ADLsTalkGerontological Society of America (GSA) Annual Scientific Conference1989Minneapolis, MN
Local initiatives in long term care: designing a long term care program that people will pay forTalkAmerican Public Health Association (APHA) Annual Conference1989Chicago
Marketing long term care programs: barriers to developmentTalkAPHA Annual Conference1989Chicago, IL
ADL dependency: Evidence of change over a twenty-two year spanTalkAPHA Annual Conference1987New Orleans, LA
Development of a self-insured health and long term care insurance plan for college and university retireesTalkAPHA Annual Conference1985Washington, DC
Inpatient treatment for adolescent drug abusers: demography, family history, and treatment issuesTalkAPHA Annual Conference1984Anaheim, CA
Alzheimer's disease: physical disease or mental illness? TalkAPHA Annual Conference1983Dallas, TX
Alzheimer's disease: care of the patient, support for the familyTalkAPHA Annual Conference1982Montreal, Canada
Long term mental health care: supporting the social networkTalkAPHA Annual Conference1981Los Angeles, CA
The interdisciplinary approach to long term careTalkAPHA Annual Conference1981Los Angeles, CA