William Raynovich


Associate Professor, Creighton University Master of Public Health Program

Dr. Raynovich earned his MPH at the University of Pittsburgh, graduating with honors as a University Scholar in 1984. Over the past three decades, Dr. Raynovich has held faculty appointments at the University of Pittsburgh, the University of New Mexico School of Medicine and the Creighton University School of Pharmacy and Health Professions. Bill earned an EdD in Educational Leadership at the University of New Mexico – Albuquerque, in 2006.

Bill has conducted research, published scholarly papers and presented at national and international conferences in health care services and patient safety for more than 30 years, including lecturing and consulting in Canada, England, Trinidad and Tobago, and Saudi Arabia. He also serves on the editorial board of several peer reviewed publications, has also served on state legislative and regulatory health policy committees in Pennsylvania and New Mexico, and has testified as an advocate for health policies in Nebraska. Bill’s research interests include studying community health assessments and informatics, clinical practitioner roles, scopes of practice, education and patient and community safety, as well as emergency management and EMS.

In addition to Bill’s scholarly interests, he has volunteered with numerous public service agencies and served on various boards of directors. One of these boards, the National Association of EMS Educators, recognized him with a Lifetime Achievement Award in 2012.

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