Jonathan Vorbeck, MPH

Jonathan Vorbeck, MPH

Visiting Assistant Professor


  • BSPH, Eastern Kentucky University
  • MPH, Eastern Kentucky University

Research/Academic Interests

  • Public Health Professional Development
  • Community Health Improvement
  • Performance Improvement
  • Applied Practice Experiences


Professor Vorbeck’s work can be found in several journals including:
  • Journal of Public Health Management and Practice
  • Kentucky Association of Health, Physical Education, Recreation & Dance

Associations/Affiliations/Work History

  • Kentucky Public Health Association
  • Kentucky Public Health Improvement Network
  • Public Health Accreditation Board Volunteer Site Visitor
  • Previous experience working at local and state health departments


  • Public Health Scholarship Program – 09/30/2022 – 09/29/2025 (Co-author)Funder: Health Resources and Services Administration
    Total Amount Awarded: $1,484,555.00
  • Overdose Data to Action Grant –12/06/2019– 08/31/2022 (PI, 100%)Funder: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
    Total Amount Awarded: $510,000.00