Meagan Schlinkert

Student Information

Graduate Student
Global Health
The College of Lib Arts & Sci


Meagan Young Schlinkert is a Ph.D. student in Global Health. She has a master’s degree in Public Health from Baylor University. She has over a decade of community health experience, including previous local public health work with Maricopa County Department of Public Health, where she worked with Federally Qualified Health Centers and local healthcare systems. She has a background in researching communicable diseases, water systems, sanitation and hygiene, healthcare for underserved populations, and community health education interventions in Arizona, Texas, and Central and South America. She also has extensive experience working with refugees, asylum seekers, and survivors of torture.