M.D., The University of North Carolina School of Medicine, 1992
M.P.H., The University of North Carolina School of Public Health, 1998
Diplomat, American Board of Internal Medicine in Infectious Diseases
Diplomat, American Board of Internal Medicine
Dr. Sena’s research work has mainly focused on surveillance of HIV and sexually transmitted infections (STIs) and clinical trials involving STI diagnostics and treatment. Much of her work has been conducted locally at the Durham County Health Department in Durham, NC. Dr. Sena has a primary interest in Trichomonas vaginalis (CID: 44: 13, 2007) and syphilis (CID 51: 700, 2010). She has also been involved with several public investigations involving emerging infectious diseases in the community (Em Infect Dis 16: 197, 2010; Ped Inf Dis Jour 29: 86, 2010).