Journal of Antivirals & Antiretrovirals

Journal of Antivirals & Antiretrovirals
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ISSN: 1948-5964

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Audrey E Pettifor

Audrey E Pettifor

Department of Epidemiology, University of North Carolina, USA

Audrey E Pettifor completed their Ph.D. in Epidemiology at the University of California, Berkeley in 2004. Completed MPH in Maternal and Child Health at University of California, Berkeley during 2000.Completed BA (with Distinction) in Biomedical Ethics (minor in English Literature) at University of Virginia, Charlottesville, 1996.
Research Interest

Dr. Audrey Pettifor is an epidemiologist whose research focuses on sexual behavior and determinants of HIV/STI infection in sub-Saharan Africa. Her goal is to identify modifiable risk factors and develop novel interventions to prevent new HIV infections—particularly among adolescents and young women. Dr Pettifor has expertise in sexual behavior, HIV prevention, HIV testing and structural interventions among adolescents and young adults in sub-Saharan Africa, and has published extensively in the area of HIV and sexual behavior among youth in sub-Saharan Africa. Dr Pettifor has worked in South Africa for close to 20 years and has also conducted research in Malawi, Madagascar, Kenya, Zimbabwe and the Demographic Republic of Congo.

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