Social and Behavioral Sciences Ph.D. students

Cary Carr

Research interests: Prevention of sexual violence, childhood trauma, sex workers’ rights, LGBTQ health equity and systemic racism.

carr, carly

Sarah Collins

Research interests: Maternal and child health, with a particular emphasis on child health

Collins, Sarah

Minor Cushion

Research interests: Type 2 diabetes prevention and health disparities

Minor Cushion

K.D. Jacobs

Research interests: Public health program development and evaluation, improving resources for medically underserved populations, infectious disease, vaccine hesitancy/decision-making, and global health.

KD Jacobs

Kelsea LeBeau

Research interests: Technology, gamification, and social media usage, women’s health, gender, and empowerment, and the prevention of human trafficking, all within a public health perspective.

LeBeau, Kelsey

Jennifer Maizel

Research interests: Diabetes management and prevention, the social and behavioral aspects of chronic diseases, women’s health, and health education and communication

Maizel, Jennifer

Karah Mechlowitz

Research interests: Global health and nutrition, with an emphasis on gender and development, empowerment, and qualitative methodology

Mechlowitz, Karah

Jayne-Marie Raponi

Research interests: Aging, physical activity, interprofessional education, interprofessional teamwork

Jayne-Marie Raponi

Gaia Zori

Research interests: Women’s health and eliminating health disparities in maternal and child health outcomes

Gaia-Zori