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Emory Rollins School of Public Health

Solveig  Argeseanu Cunningham

Associate Professor

Faculty, Global Health

Jointly Appointed, Epidemiology

Solveig Argeseanu Cunningham is Associate Professor in the Department of Global Health at the Rollins School of Public Health. She was trained in Demography and Sociology at the University of Pennsylvania and in International Development at the London School of Economics and Political Science. Her work focuses on child health, chronic disease, and the implications of social factors for health over the lifespan. Her research has included work in the U.S., India, Sub-Saharan Africa, the Middle East, and Europe, and employs demographic, survey, and econometric methods of data collection and analysis.

Contact Information

Emory University , Department of Global Health

Atlanta , GA 30322

Department of Global Health

Phone: (404) 727-6486

Fax: (404) 727-4590


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Areas of Interest

  • Adolescent Health/Child Health
  • Behavior and Health
  • Global Health
  • Nutrition
  • Ecology, Demography and Environmental Sciences
  • Social Determinants of Health


  • PhD, Demography and Sociology 2006, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA
  • MA, Demography 2003, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA
  • MSc, Development Studies 2001, London School of Economics & Political Science, UK
  • BA, International Affairs 1997, The George Washington University, Washington, DC

Courses Taught

  • GH 569: Pop.Dyn, Intl' Devp.and Health
  • GH 502: Quant.Data Collection
  • GH 503: Quantitative Data Collection

Affiliations & Activities

CHAMPS: Child Health and Mortality Prevention Surveillance:

Interface Demography, Vrije Universiteit Brussel: