Faculty Profile

Dr. Beth McMahon
bmcmahon@lhup.edu | 129 Willis Health Professions Center, Lock Haven, PA 17745 | (570) 484-2214

For additional information, please click here

Office Hours:

  • Monday & Wednesday, 9AM – 11AM
  • Tuesdays & Thursday, 12 – 1:30
  • Or by appointment

Education:

The Pennsylvania State University, University Park, PA

Doctorate in Health Education (Ph.D.)  - Magna Cum Laude (3.89), 1993

East Stroudsburg University, East Stroudsburg, PA

Masters of Science: Exercise Physiology with concentration in Cardiac Rehabilitation and Primary Prevention - Magna Cum Laude (3.8), 1984

Bachelor of Science: Health and Physical Education - Cum Laude (3.65), 1980

Courses Most Commonly Taught:   Undergraduate:  Professional Field Experience in Health Science, Epidemiology, Foundations of School & Community Health, Community Health Organization Management, Current Health Issues, Women’s Health Issues

Graduate: Epidemiology in Community and Health Practice, Advanced Field Experience in Health Science, Masters Capstone Project, Contemporary Issues in Health and Healthcare

Courses Developed: 

Undergraduate: Community Health Organization Management, Professional Field Experience in Health Science, First Year Student Seminar, Women’s Health Issues, Current Health Issues,  Introduction to Epidemiology, Community Health

Graduate CoursesMaster of Health Science Courses: Grant Development, Epidemiology in Community and Health Practice, Contemporary Issues in Health and Healthcare, Advanced Professional Field Experience, Master Capstone Project

Programs Developed:   Master of Health Science/Health Promotion/Education and Healthcare Management, Program Coordinator

Professional Presentations:

McMahon, B.F., Eisner, H., Collins, N.E., Flores, F.L. (2013) “Community Collaborative Effort to Serve Youth”; 2013 Pennsylvania Public Health Association/Pennsylvania Office of Rural Health Annual Conference, Harrisburg, PA, October 16.

McMahon, B.F., Tennant, A., Bellinger, R.G.  (2013) “An Overview of Health Improvement Partnerships in Pennsylvania”; 2013 Pennsylvania Public Health Association/Pennsylvania Office of Rural Health Annual Conference, Harrisburg, PA, October 16.

McMahon, B.F. (2013) “Health Status in Lycoming County, Health and Human Service Annual meeting; ” Training session for Leadership Lycoming Class of 2013, Susquehanna Health System, Williamsport; PA, February 14.

McMahon, B.F. (2012) "Women: Our Education is Our Strength" Keynote address, Annual Federal Women’s Program/National Women’s History Month,  United States Penitentiary (USP),  Lewisburg, PA., March 21.

McMahon, B.F. (2012) “Health Status in Lycoming County, Health and Human Service Annual meeting; ” Training session for Leadership Lycoming Class of 2012, Susquehanna Health System, Williamsport; PA, February 9.

Community Service & Boards:

  • The Family Health Council of Central PA, Educational Representative for PA (2014 – present)
  • 21st Century CLC (Cohort 6A), Williamsport Area School District,  Assessment Manager & Evaluator (2012-present)
  • Williamsport YMCA Board of Directors & Health and Wellness Committee (2013-present)
  • Department of Education 21st Century Educational Grant “outside evaluator” for Williamsport Area School District (2012-2014 academic years)
  • Lycoming-Clinton County Commission for Community Action, Inc. (STEP),
  • Assessment manager for merger of mergers of non-profits (CAPPA, The  Community Center and   STEP) (2012-present)
  • Penn State Cooperative Extension, Our Children, Youth and Families Advisory Committee (2011-present)
  • Founder & President of the Favors Forward Foundation (2009- present)
  • Founder & PresidentLycoming County Health Improvement Coalition (1994-present), President (2013-present) Vice President 1996-99, President 1999-2002
  • Trainer for Women’s Shelter in Lycoming County (2003-present)
TOP
©