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Christina Aivadyan, PhD

Associate Research Scientist in Public Health (Social and Behavioral Sciences)

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Christina Aivadyan, PhD



Dr. Aivadyan conducts policy-relevant HIV prevention research tailored to the developmental context of adolescents and young adults in the United States. Her current work explores the ways in which public health laws and policies may contribute to age-based disparities in access to sexual and reproductive health services and serve as structural drivers of HIV transmission for young people.

Education & Training

  • PhD
    Columbia University, Social Work (2022)
  • MS
    Columbia University, Social Work (2013)
  • BA
    New York University, Psychology (2007)

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