W. Oscar Fleming

W. Oscar Fleming
Implementation Specialist
919.962.7193
919.843.5784
Sheryl-Mar South, Room 161
Campus Box 8185
Chapel Hill, NC 27599-8185

Oscar Fleming is an Implementation Scientist based at the National Implementation Research Network at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. With the National Center for Early Childhood Development Teaching and Learning, Oscar works closely with Head Start professionals to enhance implementation capacity in service to improved programs and positive outcomes for children, families and communities. Mr. Fleming also leads the Evidence-based Decision-Making Core for the National MCH Workforce Development Center, supporting public health professional to use and produce evidence to protect promote the health of children and families. Mr. Fleming has previously worked on public health, early childhood and community development programs in North Carolina, across the US and in lower and middle-income countries around the world. His areas of interest include program design, implementation science, applied research, coaching, and team development in support of evidence based and other innovative programs. Mr. Fleming is an Adjunct Assistant Professor in Public Health Leadership Program at the Gillings School of Global Public Health. Currently working to complete a Doctorate in Health Leadership, Mr. Fleming has a Master of Science of Public Health and Bachelor of Arts in International Studies degrees from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill.

Academic Affiliation: Adjunct Assistant Professor, Gillings School of Global Public Health
Areas of Expertise:
Implementation Science
Interagency Coordination
Technical Assistance
Systems Change
Child Health and Development
Education:
• MSPH, Health Policy and Administration, UNC-CH, Gillings School of Global Public Health