Department of

Public Health Seminars:


Topic: The Strong Black Woman and metabolic syndrome: Preliminary results from pilot work to explore social determinants of health in high risk communities

University of Virginia School of Nursing, PhD, Nursing, December 2013|
Virginia Commonwealth University School of Nursing, BS, Nursing, 2007|
Medical College of Virginia, MA, Public Health, 1999|
University of Virginia, BA, Anthropology/Pre-health, 1996|


Michelle Whitehurst-Cook, MD

Michelle Whitehurst-Cook photoAssociate dean of admissions, School of Medicine.

Nelson Family Medicine Clinic: (804) 828-5883

Academic office phone: (804) 828-9629


Research Fellowships

Clinical Training Information

Research Expertise

Teaching domestic violence issues, diabetic patient education, rural health. Faculty development, curriculum development, inner city/rural medical issues.