Jane Uva, MD

ADJUNCT FACULTY, the john merck division of science and technology



  • Fellowship: Children's Hospital Medical Center, Cincinnati, OH, Pediatric Emergency Medicine
  • School of Public Health , State University of New York, Albany, Preventive Medicine
  • Residency: Wright State university School of Medicine, Dayton, OH, Emergency Medicine
  • Post-Graduate: Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA
  • MPH, Master of Public Health, Health Care Management and Policy, Maternal and Child Health
  • Medical School: Wright State University School of Medicine, Dayton, OH
  • MD, Doctor of Medicine
  • Undergraduate: Vanderbilt University/Peabody College, Nashville, TN
  • BS, Organizational Behavior and Human Development
  • Related work, Health Promotion and Disease Prevention
  • Thesis: "Adolescence Health Education" 

Courses taught

  • Anatomy and Physiology

academic Research/interests

Health education and leadership, classroom to community outreach, academic success for healthcare students 

areas of expertise

Public health, health care policy, hospital compliance, health education, preventive medicine, adult emergency medicine, pediatric emergency medicine, occupational health, college health

Why I teach

I have always wanted to teach, and "Doctor" means to teach in Latin.

Favorite Book

The Purpose Driven Life by Rick Warren

Favorite film

Facing the Giants

Best part of being at SVC

The people who work here really care for students!