Jessica S. Kruger


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Jessica S. Kruger


Jessica S. Kruger


Research Topics

Consumption and addictive behaviors; health behavior decision-making;pedagogy in Public Health.

Contact Information

319 Kimball

Buffalo NY, 14214

Phone: (716) 829-6748

Fax: (716) 829-6040

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Professional Summary

Jessica S. Kruger, PhD, is a health educator whose research focuses on consumption and addictive behaviors, health behavior decision-making, and pedagogy in Public Health. She collaborates with a wide variety of community-based organizations and advises students at the Lighthouse Free Medical Clinic in Buffalo. Dr. Kruger is co- editor of the Journal of Student-Run clinics and continues to promote the importance of public health within free medical clinics. She chairs the Publications Committee for the Society for Public Health Education (SOPHE). 


  • PhD, Health Education, University of Toledo
  • MSHE, Health Education, University of Michigan-Flint
  • BS, Health Education, University of Michigan-Flint

Professional Affiliations

  • American Public Health Association
  • Society of Public Health Education
  • Society for Student Run Free Clinics