Andrea Huseth-Zosel, PhD

Associate Professor
640Q Aldevron Tower
701.231.8681

Andrea.Huseth-Zosel@ndsu.edu


Education

Doctor of Philosophy, Gerontology, 2014
North Dakota State University, Fargo, ND 

Bachelor of Science, Secondary Social Studies Education, 2002
Minnesota State University Moorhead, Moorhead, MN 

Master of Science, Sociology, 2000
North Dakota State University, Fargo, ND 

Bachelor of Arts, Sociology, 1997
North Dakota State University, Fargo, ND

Certification

Certified in Public Health

Responsibilities

Associate Professor, Master of Public Health Program

Areas of Expertise

Aging
Demographics
Rural/Urban Disparities
Injury Prevention
Impact of COVID-19 on older populations
Impact of COVID-19 on educators (higher ed and K12)
Social/Behavioral Sciences in Public Health 
Gender and Public Health
Menstruation Hygiene Management

Professional Memberships

Gerontological Society of America
American Public Health Association
North Dakota Public Health Association 
Society for Public Health Education

Committees

Injury Control and Emergency Health Services Policy Committee, American Public Health Association
North Dakota Statewide Occupant Protection Task Force
North Dakota Child Passenger Safety Advisory Committee
North Dakota Injury Prevention Coalition 

Courses

PH 741:  Social and Behavioral Sciences in Public Health
PH 765:  Cultural Competence in Health Professions
PH 101:  Introduction to Public Health 

Publications

Huseth-Zosel, A. & Secor-Turner, M. (IN PRESS).  Teacher perceptions of and experiences with student menstruation in the school setting.  Journal of School Health.

Fuller, H., & Huseth-Zosel, A.  (2021).  Older adults’ loneliness in early COVID-19 social distancing: Implications of rurality.  TheJournal of Gerontology: Social Sciences

Fuller, H., & Huseth-Zosel, A. (2021). Lessons in resilience: initial coping among older adults during the COVID-19 pandemic. The Gerontologist, 61(1), 114-125.

Huseth-Zosel, A., Secor-Turner, M., *Wen, Q., Liu, X., & Jansen, R.  (2021).  Associations between oil development and sexually transmitted infections:  Public health nurse perspectives.  Public Health Nursing, 38(1), 4-12. 

Secor- Secor-Turner, M., Huseth-Zosel, A., & Ostlund, R. (2020). Menstruation experiences of middle and high school students in the Midwest: A pilot study. The Journal of School Nursing, 1059840520974234.

Fuller, H., Huseth-Zosel, A., Sturn, E., Carlson, S., Hofmann, B., Kinkade, E., & Van Vleet, B. (2020). Shifts in older adults’ social support during early months of the COVID-19 pandemic. Innovation in Aging, 4(Supplement_1), 957-957.

Huseth-Zosel, A. (2018). Parental perceptions of child placement within vehicles: a focus group study. International Journal of Injury Control and Safety Promotion, 25(3), 279-283.

Huseth-Zosel, A, & Hammer, K.  (2018). Risky driving behaviors for older adults:  Differences by Veteran’s status.  Journal of Community Health, 43(5), 827-832. 

Huseth-Zosel, A. L. (2018). Are older drivers getting the information they need from their health care provider?. International Journal of Community Medicine and Public Health, 5(6), 2190-2194.

Huseth-Zosel, A. L., & Orr, M. (2016). Differences in child passenger safety counseling frequency and attitudes by health care provider specialty. Journal of Community Health, 41(6), 1242-1248.

Huseth-Zosel, A. L., Sanders, G., & O'Connor, M. (2016). Predictors of health care provider anticipatory guidance provision for older drivers. Traffic Injury Prevention, 17(8), 815-820.

Huseth-Zosel, A. L., Sanders, G., O’Connor, M., Fuller-Iglesias, H., & Langley, L. (2016). Health care provider mobility counseling provision to older adults: a rural/urban comparison. Journal of Community Health, 41(1), 1-10.

Huseth-Zosel, A., & Orr, M. (2015). Rural-urban differences in health care provider child passenger safety anticipatory guidance provision. Journal of Transport and Health, 2(2), 166-172.

Strand, M. A., Huseth-Zosel, A., He, M., & Perry, J. (2015). Menopause and the risk of metabolic syndrome among middle-aged Chinese women. Family Medicine and Community Health, 3(1), 15-22.

Huseth-Zosel, A., Strand, M., & Perry, J. (2014). Socioeconomic differences in the menopausal experience of Chinese women. Post reproductive health, 20(3), 98-103.

Huseth, A.  (2012).  Front versus rear seat placement of children aged 12 or younger within vehicles:  a rural/urban comparison in North Dakota. Traffic Injury Prevention, 12 (44):388-392.

Huseth, A., Thompson, K.M., Wonderlich, S., and Crosby, R.D. (2001).  Smoking and weight control in adolescent girls.  Eating Behaviors, 1, 123-135.

 

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