Craig Andrade
Board Member

Craig Andrade, RN, DrPH is Associate Dean of Practice and Director of the Activist Lab at Boston University’s School of Public Health (SPH) where he is serves to catalyze and encourage SPH’s public health practice portfolio locally and globally among faculty, staff, students, alumni, and community partners. Previously Dr. Andrade was the Director of the Bureau of Family Health & Nutrition and Director of the Division of Health Access at the Massachusetts Department of Public Health (DPH) where also helped found the Racial Equity Leadership Team and Cross-Department Racial Equity Collaborative. He was Associate Dean of Health and Wellness and Director of Student Health Services at Wheaton College in Norton, MA. He served as a nurse at Boston Medical Center; nurse manager and head athletic trainer at Buckingham Browne & Nichols School in Cambridge, MA; and was owner/operator of Active Health, a private health and fitness company. Craig is a registered nurse, athletic trainer, licensed massage therapist and strength and condition specialist with masters and doctoral degrees in public health from Boston University. His research interests include behavioral risk management and resilience-building among children, adolescents and young adults.