Robert Rowe, MD, MPH, MBA graduated from Wake Forest School of Medicine, after which he completed two years of general surgery at Wake Forest Baptist Health. Desiring a more comprehensive perspective of health care, he enrolled in UNC Kenan-Flagler Business School where he concentrated in general management and health care. Robert completed an MPH in Population Health at UNC and finished the Preventive Medicine Residency in 2022. He now serves as Interim Faculty with the Preventive Medicine Residency program as well as a medical consultant with the North Carolina Division of Public Health through the CDC Foundation. He also holds adjunct professorships with UNC School of Medicine and Gillings School of Global Public Health.