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Associate Professor, Medicine
Adjunct Associate Professor, Environmental and Occupational Health Sciences
Director, Occupational and Environmental Medicine Residency
Education & Training
- MD, Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center, School of Medicine, Lubbock, TX (1995)
- Internship in Pediatrics, University of Missouri-Kansas City, Children's Mercy Hospital, Kansas City, MO (1995–1996)
- Residency and Chief Residency in Occupational Medicine, University of Texas Health Sciences Center, Tyler, TX (1998–2000)
- MS in Environmental Sciences, Stephen F. Austin University, Nacogdoches, TX (1999)
- Teacher of the Year, Texas Institute of Occupational Safety and Health, Occupational Medicine Residency (2010–2011)
- Star Performer Award, Texas Institute of Occupational Safety and Health (2008)
- 3rd Place Linkages Award, National Council on Linkages (for collaborative projects between universities and public health agencies) (2002)
- Alpha Omega Alpha (1994)
- Health promotion and occupational risk factors in commercial fishermen
- Addressing occupational exposure to vapors from hazardous waste facilities
- Community-based environmental and policy changes to promote health
- Head P, Jackson BE, Bae S, Cherry D. Hospital Discharge Rates Before and After Implementation of a City-Wide Smoking Ban in a Texas City, 2004–2008. Preventing Chronic Disease, 9:E179. doi: 10.5888/pcd9.120079, Dec 27, 2012. PMCID: PMC3534134.
- Belanger K, Buka S, Cherry DC, Dudley DJ, Elliott MR, Hale DE, Hertz-Picciotto I, Illuzzi JL, Paneth N, Robbins JM, Triche EW, Bracken MB. Implementing Provider-Based Sampling for the National Children's Study: Opportunities and Challenges. Paediatric and Perinatal Epidemiology, 27(1):20–26, January 2013. doi: 10.1111/ppe.12005. Epub 2012 Sep 27. PMID: 23215706.
- Cherry D, Vasselli J, Huff S, Saito R. Sentinel Indicators of Unhealthy Homes. Texas Public Health Journal, Vol 66 (2): 19–24, Spring 2014.
- Kampschmidt J, Brooks E, Cherry D, Guajardo J, Wood P. Feasibility of spirometry testing in preschool children. Pediatric Pulmonology, doi: 10.1002/ppul.23303, Sep 3, 2015. PMID: 26336077.