College of Health Professions

department of Health Science


Faculty and Staff

Deitra Wengert, Ph.D., MCHES

Professor (1978)
Student Teaching Coordinator


Office:   Linthicum Hall         Room 101J
Phone:   410-704-4215
Fax:   410-704-4670

Photo of Deitra Wengert


Educational Background

A.A. Community College of Baltimore 1969

B.S. Bowie State University 1971

M.Ed. Towson State University 1976

EMT-A University of Maryland 1983

Ph.D. University of Maryland 1985

C.H.E.S Certified Health Education Specialist 5/89
M.CHES Master Certified Health Education Specialist 2011


Areas of Professional Interest

Emergency Medical Care

Comprehensive School Health Education

Coordinated School Health Education

Advancement of School Health through Professional Organizations

Instructional Strategies

Courses Typically Taught (two year cycle)

HLTH 101 Wellness in a Diverse Society

HLTH 103 Emergency Medical Care, First Aid and Safety

HLTH 222 Foundations of Health Education and Health Behavior

HLTH 387/388 Student Teaching in Secondary School

HLTH 401/501 Teaching Drugs and Sex

HLTH 601 Critical Issues in School Health

HLTH 643 Curriculum and Supervision in Health Education






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Closings & News
410-704-NEWS (6397)

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