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Clover, public health school dean.

APHA member Richard Clover, MD, faculty and former dean of the University of Louisville School of Public Health and Information Sciences, died in May. He was 61.

A family physician, Clover began his career at the University of Louisville in 1995 as chair of family medicine in the School of Medicine.

Years later he worked to establish the university's School of Public Health and Information Sciences, becoming the school's founding dean in 2002 and serving in that role until 2012. During his time as dean, he oversaw accreditation of the school.

Also at the university, Clover served as associate vice president for health affairs and health informatics as well as director of the Center for the Deterrence of Biowarfare and Bioterrorism.

Beyond his university roles, Clover was a member of the Institute of Medicine as well as the Kentucky Institute of Medicine and served on the Advisory Committee on Immunization Practices at the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.

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Title Annotation:In memoriam
Author:Krisberg, Kim
Publication:The Nation's Health
Date:Oct 1, 2017
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