Preventive Medicine

Preventive Medicine Faculty

Olabisi Badmus, MD, MPH Program Director, Preventive Medicine Residency Program
Assistant Professor of Clinical Family and Preventive Medicine
Medical Education
University of Cincinnati College of Medicine
 
Residency
Pediatrics, University of Chicago
Preventive Medicine, Morehouse School of Medicine
 
Fellowship
Public Health Practice, New York City Department of Health
 
Specialty
Preventive Medicine
 
Board Certification
Preventive Medicine
 
Dr. Olabisi Badmus is an Assistant Professor in the Department of Family and Preventive Medicine at the University of South Carolina School of Medicine. She currently serves as the Program Director for the PrismaHealth/USC School of Medince Preventive Medicine Residency Program. 
 
Since joining the School of Medicine in 2015, she has previously served as the Medical Director of Student and Employee Health Services for the School of Medicine and the Assistant Director of the Preventive Residency Program.  Prior to her appointment to the University of South Carolina School of Medicine, Dr. Badmus was the lead medical consultant in the Division of Acute Disease Epidemiology at the South Carolina Department of Health and Environmental Control. 
 
She completed her medical training at the University of Cincinnati College of Medicine, internship in Pediatrics at the University of Chicago and her Preventive Medicine Residency at Morehouse School of Medicine in Atlanta, Ga along with earning a Master of Public Health degree. Following residency Dr. Badmus completed a Fellowship in Public Health Practice at the New York City Department of Health.

Dr. Badmus is board certified in Preventive Medicine.  Her special interests are in graduate medical education, women's health, population health, health disparities, and community health and wellness promotion.
 
Margaret Hasek, MD, MPH Assistant Program Director; Assistant Professor
Malgorzata “Margaret” Hasek, MD, MPH, FACOEM, FACPM, MROCC
 
Dr. Malgorzata “Margaret” Hasek serves as the assistant program director for the Prisma Health–Midlands/USC School of Medicine Preventive Medicine Residency, and is an affiliate assistant professor at the University of South Carolina School of Medicine in Columbia. She is a Diplomate of the American Board of Preventive Medicine in both general preventive medicine and public health, and occupational medicine. Dr. Hasek is a Fellow and active member of both the American College of Occupational and Environmental Medicine (ACOEM), and the American College of Preventive Medicine (ACPM). 
 
Dr. Hasek attended the University of Illinois (BSc), Jagiellonian University (MD), and the University of Illinois (MPH). She completed residencies in both general preventive medicine and public health, and occupational medicine, at Meharry Medical College in Nashville, Tenn., and served as chief resident in both programs.  Dr. Hasek also completed a health care administration training fellowship, with the Veterans Administration (“VA”).
 
Prior to joining the Prisma Health–Midlands/USC School of Medicine Preventive Medicine faculty, Dr. Hasek worked in a variety of settings in both private and government sectors, to include occupational and urgent care clinics, Veterans Administration (VA), and as a civilian medical officer for the Pentagon Force Protection Agency.  Her professional interests include employee health and wellness, health care access and quality improvement, graduate medical education, and advocating for the unique and vital role of the Preventive Medicine specialty. In any leisure time, Dr. Hasek enjoys traveling, and staying involved in her military family community. 
 
 
Edward J. Mayeaux, Jr, MD Professor and Chairman, Department of Family and Preventive Medicine, Professor of Obstetrics and Gynecology
Medical Education
Louisiana State University Medical Center-Baton R, MD, 1987

Residencies
Department of Family Medicine, Louisiana State University Medical Center, 1990

Specialties
Family and Preventive Medicine

Board Certifications
Recertified; American Board of Family Practice, 2009
Diplomate, American Board of Family Practice, 1990
Recertified; American Board of Family Practice, 2002
Mark Humphrey, MD, MPH Medical Director of Palmetto Health-USC Medical Group Family Medicine Center
Assistant Professor of Clinical Family and Preventive Medicine
Medical Education
Wright State Boonshoft School of Medicine
 
Residency
Johns Hopkins General Preventive Medicine Residency
University of Louisville, TJ Samson Hospital Family Medicine Residency

Specialty
Family and Preventive Medicine

Board Certification
American Board of Family Medicine
American Board of Preventive Medicine

Dr. Mark E. Humphrey joined the faculty at the University of South Carolina School of Medicine in October 2013. Dr. Humphrey serves as the Medical Director for the USC/Palmetto Health Family Medicine Center. Before his appointment to the University South Carolina School of Medicine, he was serving as a medical and preventive medicine officer with the US Navy. During which included a humanitarian tour to the South Pacific.

He completed his Doctor of Medicine from Wright State Boonshoft School of Medicine, in Dayton, OH and his Family Medicine Residency from the University of Louisville’s community program in Glasgow, KY. As a result of his interest in global health and healthcare policy, Dr. Humphrey went on to complete his Preventive Medicine Residency and Masters of Public Health at Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health. 

A graduate of the University of Toledo, Dr. Humphrey received a bachelor of arts in Chemistry and a minor in Business Administration. Dr. Humphrey is particularly interested in population based quality improvement, community medicine, healthcare policy and global health.

 
Kevin Bennett, PhD Associate Professor and Director of Research
Dr. Bennett is an Associate Professor and Director of Research in the Department of Family & Preventive Medicine at the University of South Carolina School of Medicine, in Columbia, SC. He is also a Senior Research Associate at the South Carolina Rural Health Research Center.  Dr. Bennett received his Doctorate in Public Health Administration from the University of South Carolina in 2004.  His research agenda focuses upon care delivery for vulnerable populations, such as non-whites, rural residents, and those with chronic diseases.  His publications cover topics such as transitions of care across communities, facility availability and service provision, and finance of health care services.  He has also worked extensively with community organizations, rural health networks, and state agencies to evaluate rural health care programs and initiatives.  He also serves as the Chair of the Editorial Board for the Journal of Rural Health.
 
 
 


Additional Faculty Supervisors

Mike Kacka, MD, MPH, SC Department of Health and Environmental Control, Central Office

Lena Bretous MD, MPH, Blue Cross Blue Shield of South Carolina

Sue Haddock, PHD, Veterans Administration Health Care System, Columbia

Joshua Peake, MPH, Prisma Health–Midlands, Office of Population Health

Henry Potter, MD, MPH, SC Department of Health and Environmental Control, Midlands Region