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Thi Vu, MPH

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Thi Vu, MPH

Biography

Thi Vu is a PhD student in the Department of Social and Behavioral Sciences at Yale University. Prior to coming to Yale, she led various projects at the UNC Center for AIDS Research, Institute for Global Health and Infectious Diseases, and the UNC School of Nursing. She has experience in qualitative methods and community-engaged research in the areas of PrEP, HIV/AIDS, safety in assisted-living, and transitional care for persons with dementia. She is interested in psychosocial aspects of aging and caregiving among older adults with HIV/AIDS and older adults with dementia, and is currently working with Professor Joan Monin at the Social Gerontology Health Lab.

Education & Training

  • MPH
    University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Health Behavior (2021)
  • BS (Hon)
    University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Psychology (2019)
  • BA
    University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Anthropology (2019)

Honors & Recognition

AwardAwarding OrganizationDate
June and Scott Pearson Fund for Patient AdvocacyUniversity of North Carolina at Chapel Hill2020
Health Behavior Departmental AwardUniversity of North Carolina at Chapel Hill2020
Buckley Public Service ScholarUniversity of North Carolina at Chapel Hill2019
Honors CarolinaUniversity of North Carolina at Chapel Hill2019
Wells Fargo/Asian Pacific Islander ScholarAPIA Scholars2015