Disease Prevention

Stephanie Sylvain

My community work involves at-risk and marginalized populations especially Haitian immigrants of all ages as well as youth and young adults. I began this work over 20 years by assisting relatives migrating from Haiti and members within my church, the First Haitian...

Jose Bauermeister

I have led community-engaged research regarding LGBTQ+ health and HIV/STI prevention along young racial/ethnic and sexual and gender minorities for over 15 years. Currently, I am invested in ensuring community input and participation in the design, prototyping,...

Tamara Cadet

For the past 7 years, I have been conducting research with community members to modify and develop a decision support tool to guide individuals with limited health literacy about continuing or stopping cancer screening. Prior to that, my research involved examining...

Richard Wender

I Chair the Department of Family Medicine and Community Health in the Medical School and serve as Executive Director of the Penn Center for Public Health - formally called the Center for Public Health Initiatives. Our Department has been leading community vaccination...