Loyola University Chicago

Marcella Niehoff School of Nursing

Faculty and Staff

MaryMargaret Sharp-Pucci, EdD, MPH

Title/s: Assistant Professor
Director of the Undergraduate Health Systems Management Program (HSM)

Office #: BVM, Room 1014, LSC

Phone: 773.508.3303



BS Ed Northern Illinois University 1977
MS Physiology George Williams College 1982
MPH Public Health University of Illinois at Chicago 1986
MA Counseling Northern Illinois University 1987
EdD Northern Illinois University 1991

Teaching Interests

Health systems management, public health policy and administration, disability and health care access, health care quality and outcomes

Courses Taught, 2015-2016

HSM 340   Health Care Policy
HSM 350   Capstone Course
CMAN 569 Comparative Effectiveness Research

Research/Scholarly Interests and Selected Publications

Comparative effectiveness research, community health needs assessment, public policy analysis, disability and health care access.

Professional & Community Affiliations

  • Lester & Rosalie Anixter Center Board, Strategic Planning Committee Member
  • American Public Health Association, Community Health Planning & Policy Development Section Leader
  • Loyola University Chicago, Master in Public Health Program, Steering Committee Member
  • Home Centered Care Institute, Advisory Board Member
  • Association of University Programs in Health Administration
  • American College of Healthcare Executives
  • Healthcare Businesswomen’s Association