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Krista M. Perreira, Ph.D.

Dr. Krista Perreira has over 20 years of research experience focused on understanding and improving the health of immigrant and Hispanic/Latino populations. Her research has used both qualitative interview, focus group, and survey-based data from studies that she has designed … Continued

Anissa I. Vines, Ph.D., M.S.

Anissa I. Vines, MS, PhD is a research faculty member in the department of epidemiology and co-lead of the Health Equity, Social Justice, and Human Rights MPH degree concentration in the UNC Gillings School of Global Public Health. Dr. Vines … Continued

Peggye Dilworth-Anderson, Ph.D.

Peggye Dilworth-Anderson, PhD, is professor of Health Policy & Management at the Gillings School of Global Public Health, University of North Carolina- Chapel Hill.  Her research focus is on health disparities and Alzheimer’s disease with an emphasis on building knowledge … Continued

Seth A. Berkowitz, M.D., MPH

My research interests focus on socioeconomic barriers to chronic disease management, with a specific emphasis on food insecurity and diabetes. I am interested in observational and interventional approaches to studying these issues, including using methods from the causal inference literature, … Continued

Stuart Rennie, Ph.D.

Stuart Rennie is an Associate Professor in Social Medicine, a core faculty at UNC Center for Bioethics and an associate faculty at UNC Center for Health Equity Research. His background is in philosophy and medical anthropology, and his doctoral dissertation concentrated … Continued

Leah Frerichs, Ph.D.

Leah Frerichs, Ph.D., is an Assistant Professor in the Department of Health Policy and Management at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. Frerichs’ research is focused on the intersection of community-based participatory research and systems science to address … Continued

Michelle White, MD

Michelle White, MD, is originally from the Eastern Shore of Virginia. She obtained a BA in History of Medicine and Science from Yale University and an MD from Duke University. She did her residency in general pediatrics at the University … Continued

Raquel Reyes, M.D., MPA

Raquel Reyes, MD, MPA is an assistant professor of Medicine at UNC. Dr. Reyes received her MD at Harvard Medical School in 2008 and worked as Uganda Site Director at Massachusetts General Hospital Global Primary Care Residency Program from 2012 to … Continued

Feng-Chang Lin, Ph.D.

Feng-Chang Lin, PhD, is Research Assistant Professor in the Department of Biostatistics at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. As evidenced by more than 70 peer-reviewed papers, he is fully devoted in both statistical methodology and application that … Continued

Lori Carter-Edwards, Ph.D., MPH

Lori Carter-Edwards, PhD, research associate professor is a public health professional and researcher with expertise in epidemiology, behavioral sciences, and education. Dr. Carter Edwards is the Training and Outreach Lead for Community and Academic Resources for Engaged Scholarship (CARES). Dr. Carter-Edwards’ … Continued

Jada L. Brooks, Ph.D., MSPH, R.N.

Dr. Brooks is affiliated with UNC School of Nursing and her multidisciplinary program of community-based health research focuses on reducing health disparities and improving the health of American Indian children, with a particular focus on understanding the psychosocial factors related … Continued

Crystal Cené, CHER, UNC, Health Equity, RTI Scholar,

Crystal Wiley Cené, M.D., MPH

Crystal Wiley Cené, MD, MPH, is an Associate Professor in the School of Medicine at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. As a physician-researcher, Dr. Cené spends 75% of her time conducting health services research and 25% in … Continued

Cheryl L. Woods Giscombé, Ph.D., R.N., PMHNP-BC, FAAN

Cheryl L. Woods Giscombe, PhD, RN, PMHNP is the Melissa and Harry LeVine Family Professor of Quality of Life, Health Promotion and Wellness in the School of Nursing at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, and a Robert … Continued

Kristen Lich Hassmiller, Ph.D., MHSA

Dr. Lich specializes in the application of systems thinking, operations research, and systems science simulation modeling techniques for health policy, public health delivery, and medical decision making. Dr. Lich has been invited to talk about the use of systems science … Continued

Daniel S. Reuland, M.D., MPH

Daniel S. Reuland, MD MPH, is a Clinical Professor of Medicine at the University of North Carolina in the Division of General Internal Medicine and Clinical Epidemiology. He attended medical school at Johns Hopkins University and did his internal medicine … Continued