Stephen C. Alder, PhD

Stephen C. Alder, PhD

Vice Chair, University of Utah Department of Family and Preventive Medicine
Division Chief, University of Utah Division of Public Health

Stephen C. Alder, PhD, has background in community‐engaged research and community‐based data collection. In his role as co‐director of the Community Outreach and Collaboration Core of the Utah Center for Clinical and Translational Science, he has been instrumental in bring academic expertise to the Community Faces of Utah and in advising this group on academic programming aimed at impacting health and wellness. His has led multiple community‐engaged scholarship efforts both locally as well as internationally, with his most notable work occurring in Ghana. He also has an extensive questionnaire design, database development and management, statistical analysis and qualitative research. He has been a principal or co‐principal investigator on multiple extramurally funded projects, some of which have been in partnership with Intermountain Health Care.