Institute for
Health Equity and Social Justice Research
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current and past projects

Institute Leadership

Beth Molnar

Beth Molnar
Director of Violence Prevention and Trauma Studies Team

Bouvé College of Health Sciences

Suzanne Garverich

Suzanne Garverich
Program Assistant Director

Bouvé College of Health Sciences

Tiana Yom

Tiana Yom
Program Director– Northeastern University Public Evaluation Lab

College of Social Sciences and Humanities, Bouvé College of Health Sciences

Carmel Salhi

Carmel Salhi
Lead of Migration and Health Initiative

Bouvé College of Health Sciences

Faculty Scholars

Tiffany Joseph

Tiffany Joseph
Associate Professor

College of Social Sciences and Humanities

Miso Kim

Miso Kim
Assistant Professor

College of Arts, Media and Design

Meryl Alper

Meryl Alper
Associate Professor of Communication Studies

College of Arts, Media and Design

Leo Beletsky

Leo Beletsky
Associate Professor and Director, Health in Justice Action Lab

Bouvé College of Health Sciences, School of Law

Sara Carr

Sara Carr
Assistant Professor of Architecture, Urbanism, and Landscape

College of Social Sciences and Humanities, College of Arts, Media and Design

Jeanne Madden

Jeanne Madden
Associate Professor

Bouvé College of Health Sciences

Claudia Santelices

Claudia Santelices
Associate Research Professor

Bouvé College of Health Sciences

Lichuan Le

Lichuan Ye
Associate Professor

Bouvé College of Health Sciences

Liza Weinstein

Liza Weinstein
Associate Professor

College of Social Sciences and Humanities

Brady Post

Brady Post
Assistant Professor

Bouvé College of Health Sciences

Tad Hirsch

Tad Hirsch
Assistant Professor

College of Arts, Media and Design

Jessica Hoffman

Jessica Hoffman
Professor

Bouvé College of Health Sciences

Linda Blum

Linda Blum
Professor of Sociology

College of Social Sciences and Humanities

John Olawepo

John Olawepo
Assistant Clinical Professor

Bouvé College of Health Sciences

Mokay Yoo-Jeong

Moka Yoo-Jeong
Assistant Professor

Bouvé College of Health Sciences

Jean Flatkey McGuire

Jean Flatley McGuire
Assistant Professor

Bouvé College of Health Sciences

Dami Ko

Dami Ko
Assistant Professor

Bouvé College of Health Sciences

Rebekah Moore

Rebekah Moore
Assistant Professor of Music and Graduate program Coordinator

College of Arts, Media and Design

Shan Mohammed

Shan Mohammed
Clinical Professor

Bouvé College of Health Sciences

Patrice Williams

Patrice Williams
Assistant Professor

College of Social Sciences and Humanities

Benita Bamdbade

Benita Bamgbade
Assistant Professor

Bouvé College of Health Sciences

Bilge Erten

Bilge Erten
Assistant Professor

College of Social Sciences and Humanities

Tiana Yom

Tiana Yom
Assistant Research Professor and Program Director – Northeastern University Public Evaluation Lab

College of Social Sciences and Humanities, Bouvé College of Health Sciences

Silvia Prina

Silvia Prina
Associate Professor

College of Social Sciences and Humanities

Herman Saksono

Herman Saksono
Assistant Professor

Khoury College of Computer Sciences

Katherine Simmonds

Katherine Simmonds
Clinical Professor

Bouvé College of Health Sciences, The Roux Institute

Mi-Kyung "Miki" Hong

Mi-Kyung “Miki” Hong
Assistant Adjunct Professor

Mills College at Northeastern University

Irina Todorova
Clinical Professor

Bouvé College of Health Sciences

Amanda Choflet, Institute for Health Equity and Social Justice Research, Northeastern University

Amanda Choflet
Associate Clinical Professor

Bouvé College of Health Sciences

Jane Saczynski, Institute for Health Equity and Social Justice Research, Northeastern University

Jane Saczynski
Professor

Bouvé College of Health Sciences

Affiliated Faculty

Andrea Grimes Parker

Andrea Grimes Parker
Associate Professor

Beth Beatriz

Beth Beatriz
Youth and Reproductive Health Epidemiologist

Christopher Prener

Christopher Prener
Associate Professor

Wallis Adams

Wallis Adams
Associate Professor

Mara Eyllon

Mara Eyllon
Research Manager

Danielle Haley

Danielle Haley
Assistant Professor of Community Health Sciences

Collette Ncube

Colette Ncube
Research Associate of Epidemiology

Arielle Scoglio

Arielle Scoglio
Assistant Professor of Health Sciences

Saloni Dev

Saloni Dev
Assistant Professor

Ashley Houston

Ashley Houston
Postfoctoral Fellow

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Atushi Matsumoto

Megan Zelinsky

Megan Zelinsky

Sameera Nayak

Sameera Nayak
Assistant Professor of Public Health

Jordan Bosse
Assistant Professor

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Institute Staff

Suzanne Garverich

Suzanne Garverich
Program Assistant Director

Makiya Polk

Makiya Polk
Administrative Coordinator

Daphney Mirand

Daphney Mirand
Project Manager

Elaine Marshall

Elaine Marshall
Postdoctoral Student

Ari Kaden

Ari Kaden
IHESJR Co-op

Christian Herrera
Lab Coordinator

Students and Interns

Stipend graduate students

Suzanne Garverich

Suzanne Garverich
Program Assistant Director

Makiya Polk

Makiya Polk
Administrative Coordinator

Daphney Mirand

Daphney Mirand
Project Manager

Elaine Marshall

Elaine Marshall
Postdoctoral Student

Suzanne Garverich

Suzanne Garverich
Program Assistant Director

Makiya Polk

Makiya Polk
Administrative Coordinator

Daphney Mirand

Daphney Mirand
Project Manager

Elaine Marshall

Elaine Marshall
Postdoctoral Student

Students employees and practicum students

Suzanne Garverich

Suzanne Garverich
Program Assistant Director

Makiya Polk

Makiya Polk
Administrative Coordinator

Daphney Mirand

Daphney Mirand
Project Manager

Elaine Marshall

Elaine Marshall
Postdoctoral Student

Suzanne Garverich

Suzanne Garverich
Program Assistant Director

Makiya Polk

Makiya Polk
Administrative Coordinator

Daphney Mirand

Daphney Mirand
Project Manager

Elaine Marshall

Elaine Marshall
Postdoctoral Student

Health equity interns

Suzanne Garverich

Suzanne Garverich
Program Assistant Director

Makiya Polk

Makiya Polk
Administrative Coordinator

Daphney Mirand

Daphney Mirand
Project Manager

Elaine Marshall

Elaine Marshall
Postdoctoral Student

Suzanne Garverich

Suzanne Garverich
Program Assistant Director

Makiya Polk

Makiya Polk
Administrative Coordinator

Daphney Mirand

Daphney Mirand
Project Manager

Elaine Marshall

Elaine Marshall
Postdoctoral Student