Bola Bilikis Yusuf, MBBS, MPH
MPH | University of South Florida | Public Health
MBBS | University of Ilorin | Medicine
Bola Bilikis Yusuf is a Research Assistant with RADx-UP (Rapid Acceleration of Diagnostics Underserved Populations). She earned a medical degree from Nigeria and a Master of Public Health (with a concentration in Maternal and Child Health) from the University of South Florida. As a graduate student, she worked with the Florida Prevention Research Center where she supported the implementation of a CDC-funded colorectal cancer prevention project. Yusuf supported the state-wide evaluation of the Florida Maternal, Infant, and Early Childhood Home Visiting (MIECHV) program using mixed methods research. She is interested in program evaluation, health equity, children’s health and reducing maternal morbidity and mortality.
HEALTH EQUITY FOCUSClinical Medicine Community-Based Participatory Research Evaluation Health Disparities
- Florida Maternal, Infant and Early Childhood Home Visiting Initiative Evaluation: Father Engagement Focus Group Report 2019-2020 | The Florida Maternal, Infant, and Early Childhood Home Visiting (MIECHV) Initiative provides perinatal home visiting services for pregnant women, families, and children each year in 29 Florida high-need communities by local implementing agencies through three evidence-based home visiting programs. The Florida MIECHV evaluation(miechv.health.usf.edu) for 2019-2020 focuses on father engagement in the MIECHV program.