Rollins Epidemiology Fellow, Victoria Roy, and Rollins School of Public Health students, Marija Pritchard, Mehar Anand, and Ellisen Herndon, received the 2022 Students Who Rocked Public Health Award
Principal Investigator: Elizabeth Rogawski McQuade, PhD
Principal Investigator: Andrew Wang, PhD, MS
The pandemic has put in stark relief the inherent health inequities in the United States. Social epidemiologist Shivani Patel provides sobering insights into the numbers and makes a case for effective public health grounded in equity and data.
Persons under investigation (PUIs) who tested positive were less likely to provide any contacts. This difference may be related to a sense of stigma among people testing positive for having engaged in activities known to foster transmission, thus leading to a reluctance to provide contacts