A Double-edged Sword: Gender-based Violence Against Women and HIV among Marginalized Populations
Speaker Biography - Jamila K. Stockman, Ph.D., MPH
Jamila K. Stockman, Ph.D., MPH
Division of Global Public Health, University of California, San Diego
Dr. Jamila K. Stockman Ph.D., MPH is an Associate Professor in the Division of Global Public Health, and Center on Gender Equity and Health, Department of Medicine, at the University of California, San Diego (UCSD). Dr. Stockman is also Director of the Disparities Core at UCSD’s Center for AIDS Research. She holds a Ph.D. in Epidemiology from the Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, and an MPH degree from the George Washington University Milken Institute School of Public Health. As an infectious disease epidemiologist, Dr. Stockman has spent the past 10 years conducting mixed methods research on the intersecting epidemics of gender-based violence against women, HIV acquisition and transmission, and substance abuse among marginalized populations. She also has begun to integrate salivary biomarker research into furthering our understanding of these epidemics in the context of alterations in the physiological stress response.
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