Monica M. Taylor, Ph.D., MPH
Ph.D. | Rutgers, the State University of New Jersey | Planning and Public Policy
MPH | Hunter College | Public Health
B.A. | Syracuse University | Biology
Monica M. Taylor, Ph.D., MPH is a Research Scientist in the UNC Center for Health Equity Research. She earned her Ph.D. in Planning and Public Policy from the Bloustein School at Rutgers University where she investigated disparities in breast cancer mortality from a social justice perspective. Her research focuses on the inequitable distribution of the social determinants of health in vulnerable populations (geographic, economic and racial), using political theory and community-engaged approaches to eliminate health disparities in chronic and infectious diseases.