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Seth Wiafe, MPH
Assistant Professor, School of Public Health
School of Public Health
Work History 
Director, Health Geoinformatics  (September 2011)
Loma Linda University School of Public Health

Lead in the efforts to anchor Health Informatics at the School and promote and extend the field across the LLU campus and beyond

Career Technical Education GIS Consultant (October 2008 - June 2011)
San Jacinto Community College

Development curriculum within CTE standards and framework which creates linkage between middle high schools, MSJC, & businesses to develop defined career pathways that prepare students for industry.

Academic Director, Health Geoinformatics Program  (September 2008 - August 2011)
Loma Linda University School of Public Health

Oversee and ensure the intergrity of the operation of the Health Geoinformatics academic program and the laboratory.

Interim Chair, Environmental and Occupational Heal (September 2007 - August 2008)
Loma Linda University School of Public Health
Responsible for the management of the day-to-day operations of the department.

US and International Student Programs Coordinator (January 2007)
Partnership for Quality Medical Donations (PQMD)
Manage student resources in the United States, Kenya, and Ghana, Zambia,

Assistant Professor, Health Geographics (September 2005)
Loma Linda University School of Public Health
Responsible for teaching and research and directing the health geoinformatics laboratory and programs.

Public Health GIS Marketing Coordinator  (July 2004 - May 2005)
Environmental Systems Research Institute (ESRI) , 380 New York Street, Redlands CA 92373
Responsible for preparing and coordinating marketing materials for the Health and Human Solutions Group at ESRI.

Instructor, Health Geographics (March 2004 - June 2005)
Loma Linda University School of Public Health
Responsible for teaching   graduate units courses as well as doing  research and public health practice activities.

Teaching Assistant (September 2003 - December 2003)
Loma Linda University School of Public Health
Assisting the instructors in teaching and preparing the Lab for GIS Lab Sessions.

PQMD Mapping Specialist (January 2003)
Partnership for Quality Medical Donations (PQMD)
Develop and implementation PQMD Mapping Tool to collect in country information

International Public Health Intern (May 2002 - June 2004)
Environmental Systems Research Institute (ESRI), 380 New York Street, Redlands CA 92373
Assisting GIS marketing activities of ESRI Health and Human Solutions Group

Listserv Administrator (March 2002 - June 2005)
Pacific Public Health Training Center (PPHTC
Responsible for establishing and maintaining a public health training listserv for current and future employees of California and Hawaii public health workforce.

Research Assistant (September 2000 - June 2003)
Geographic Information Analysis and Technologies (GIAT) Laboratory, LLUSPH
Responsible for assisting in the various research activities of environmental health department. 

Medical Technology Volunteer  (March 1998 - April 1998)
Pogera Hospital, Pogera-Papua New Guinea
Medical Laboratory Set UP

Medical Technology Volunteer  (August 1997 - September 1997)
Yuka Adventist Hospital , Zambia-Africa, 
Medical lab organization

Public Health Educator (January 1993 - May 1999)
West Wollega Oromia Health Bureau, Gimbie ?Ethiopia
Providing and coordinating health education programs for patients and the community

Principal Tutor , School of Laboratory Technology (September 1992 - May 1999)
Gimbie Adventist Hospital, Wollega-Ethiopia
Responsible for teaching and organizing teaching activities for the School of Laboratory Technology at Gimbie Hospital.

Director, Clinical Laboratory  (September 1992 - May 1999)
Gimbie Adventist Hospital,  Wollega-Ethiopia
Responsible for day to day operations of Gimbie Adventist Hospital Clinical laboratory

Clinical Instructor & Head of Biochemistry Departm (September 1991 - June 1992)
Malamulo School of Laboratory Technology, Malawi-Africa
Teaching of medical laboratory techniques and responsible for day to day operation of biochemistry department. 

Medical Lab Technician Volunteer  (August 1991 - August 1991)
Maluti Hospital, Lesotho-South Africa
Assist the parasitology department

Medical Technology Volunteer  (September 1990 - October 1990)
Mwami Hospital, Zambia-Africa, 
Setting up microbiology department

Medical Technology Volunteer  (June 1990 - August 1990)
Trinity Hospital, Malawi-Africa
Preparing lab chemicals