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Oklahoma State University

MIRIAM MCGAUGH

MIRIAM MCGAUGH

School of Marketing & International Business
Clinical Assistant Professor

BUSINESS 429
STILLWATER, OK 74078-4011
Phone: 405-744-2208

miriam.mcgaugh@okstate.edu

Biography

Miriam McGaugh, PhD is a Clinical Assistant Professor of Business Analytics in the School of Marketing and International Business at Oklahoma State University's Spears School of Business. She is the former Director of Community Epidemiology and Evaluation at the Oklahoma State Department of Health where she led a team of analysts who focused on community-based public health initiatives and worked with county health departments across the state on staffing, patient flow and project planning.

Dr. McGaugh's research interests include health care analytics, public health marketing, and social network analysis. Her current courses emphasize descriptive and predictive analytics and several programming languages including SAS, R, and Python and visualization and geographic software including Tableau and ESRI ArcGIS.

Education

  • Ph D, Oklahoma State University, Educational Psychology, 2009
  • MS, University of Oklahoma Health Science Center, Epidemiology, 2001
  • BS, Oklahoma City University, Biology, 1998

Publications

  • Saurabh S Kokad and Miriam J McGaugh. (2018). "Examining the Drivers of Hospital Re-admission of Type-2 Diabetic patients". SAS Global Forum 2018 Conference Proceedings.
  • James Van Scotter, Miriam J McGaugh, and Denise McManus. (2018). "The Life Expectancy of Phone Numbers in Escort Ads". SAS Global Forum 2018 Conference Proceedings.
  • Jennifer L Han and Miriam J McGaugh. (2018). "Working Together for Public Health: Using SAS®, Esri, and Tableau to Enhance Data Presentation". SAS Global Forum 2018 Conference Proceedings.
  • L.L. Barnes, D.L. Wheeler, B.C. Laster, Miriam J McGaugh, and A. Morse. (2013). "Development of a scale to measure laypersons’ beliefs about medical knowledge". Health Education Journal. (72), 2, 123-135.

Presentations

  • • Working Together for Public Health: Using SAS, ESRI, and Tableau to Enhance Data Presentation
    SAS Global Forum
    SAS
    Denver, CO - April 11 2018
  • The Life Expectancy of Phone Numbers in Escort Ads
    SAS Global Forum
    SAS
    Denver, CO - April 9 2018
  • 21st Century Epidemiology: Analyzing Health Disparities with SAS® Enterprise Miner and ESRI® ArcGIS
    SAS Global Forum
    SAS
    Orlando, FL - April 2 2017
  • Moving, Shaking and Eating Better: Oklahoma CATCH Kids Club
    Southern Obesity Summit
    Austin, TX - 2009
  • The Road to Building a Safety Net
    ESRI International User Conference
    San Diego, CA - 2007
  • Burn Injuries Due to Cigarette-Related Residential Fires Decreasing in Oklahoma, 1988-2003
    8th World Conference on Injury Prevention and Safety Promotion
    Durban, South Africa - 2006
  • Burn injuries from working on a motorized vehicle, Oklahoma, 1988-2002
    8th World Conference on Injury Prevention and Safety Promotion
    Durban, South Africa - 2006
  • Intentional Fire-Related Injuries in Oklahoma
    American Public Health Association Annual Meeting
    Philadelphia, PA - 2002
  • Childhood Burns in Oklahoma: How Do Our Children Fare
    Oklahoma City Fire Smart Kids Club Workshop
    Oklahoma City, OK - 2002
  • Brush and Trash Fire Injuries in Oklahoma
    Oklahoma Public Health Association
    Oklahoma City, OK - 2002
  • Fire Free!
    Southern Oklahoma Development Agency Annual Workshop
    Ardmore, Oklahoma - 2002
  • Smoke Alarm Failure or People Failure
    SafeUSA conference
    Atlanta, GA - 2001

Academic, Military, and Professional Positions

  • Oklahoma State University, Clinical Assistant Professor, August 2016
  • Oklahoma State Department of Health, Chief – Community Epidemiology & Evaluation, January 2011 - July 2016
  • Oklahoma State University, Lecturer, August 2009 - May 2016
  • Oklahoma State Department of Health, Epidemiologist II, September 2001 - January 2011

Courses Taught

  • MKTG 5983 (3 Semesters)
  • MKTG 5243 (16 Semesters)
  • BAN 5743 (1 Semester)
  • MKTG 5253 (9 Semesters)
  • MKTG 5743 (1 Semester)
  • MKTG 5963 (2 Semesters)
  • MKTG 4333 (2 Semesters)
  • MKTG 5220 (24 Semesters)
  • MKTG 4983 (2 Semesters)

Non-Credit Instruction Taught

  • , August 1 2018 - August 9 2018
  • Executive Education Partnership, July 23 2018 - July 27 2018
  • , August 28 2017 - December 6 2017
  • , September 5 2017 - November 28 2017
  • , August 2 2017 - August 10 2017
  • Executive Education Partnership, July 24 2017 - July 28 2017
  • , August 1 2016 - August 10 2016
  • Executive Education Partnership, July 25 2016 - July 29 2016