The University of Pittsburgh Graduate School of Public Health has named Noble A-W Maseru as the new director of the Center for Health Equity. He will also serve as associate dean for diversity and be a professor of public health practice in the department of behavioral and community health sciences.
Dr. Maseru served for the past 10 years as health commissioner for the city of Cincinnati. He is also the former health director for the Detroit Department of Health and Wellness Promotion. Earlier in his career, Dr. Maseru was the founding director of master for public health program at the Morehouse School of Medicine in Atlanta.
Dr. Maseru is a graduate of Wayne State University in Detroit. He holds a master of public health degree from Emory University in Atlanta and a Ph.D. in health policy from Clark Atlanta University.