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Marie Brault, PhD

Assistant Professor Adjunct; Affiliated Faculty, Yale Institute for Global Health

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Marie Brault, PhD


Marie A. Brault, PhD is a medical anthropologist and Associate Research Scientist in the Department of Social and Behavioral Sciences at the Yale School of Public Health. Currently, her work is focused on improving adolescent-friendly approaches to sexual and reproductive health in clinical and community settings, both in the US and internationally. Dr. Brault's research interests include gender, community-based participatory research (CBPR), health disparities, maternal, child and adolescent health, mental health, empowerment, and mixed methods research. Dr. Brault has worked in India, the United States, Kenya, Zambia, and Zimbabwe. Prior to joining Yale, she completed her PhD in medical anthropology at the University of Connecticut.

Education & Training

  • PhD
    University of Connecticut, Anthropology (2015)
  • MA
    University of Connecticut, Anthropology
  • BA
    Grinnell College, Biology/Anthropology (2009)


  • Project Last Mile
    Pretoria, GP, South Africa 2016
    Project Last Mile
  • Research and collaboration
    Lusaka, Lusaka Province, Zambia 2013
    Research and collaboration
  • Research and collaboration
    Harare, Harare Province, Zimbabwe 2013
    Research and collaboration
  • Research and collaboration
    Nairobi, Nairobi County, Kenya 2013
    Research and collaboration
  • Research
    Mumbai, MH, India 2011

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