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Christine L. Simon, ScM, ScD

Associate Research Scientist

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Christine L. Simon, ScM, ScD


Dr. Simon is an Associate Research Scientist in Public Health (Social & Behavioral Sciences) and the Center for Methods in Implementation and Prevention Science (CMIPS) at the Yale School of Public Health. She is a social epidemiologist whose research focuses on social and behavioral determinants of health, parenting, and community engagement. She applies both qualitative and quantitative methods to strengthen our understanding of the social and behavioral pathways that influence health and wellbeing of high-risk and vulnerable populations such as people diagnosed with HIV and injustice-impacted populations. Dr. Simon has co-authored peer-reviewed articles and a book chapter addressing Black Mental Health. She has presented her research domestically and internationally, including at the Danish and European Parliaments.

Education & Training

  • ScD
    Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health (2018)
  • ScM
    Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health (2013)

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