Danielle Harris, M.A., M.P.H.

Titles:

Associate Director, Administrative Core
Core Coordinator, Development Core

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Biography:

Ms. Harris has experience in maternal health in Kenya, participating in the evaluation of Kenya’s Reproductive Health Vouchers Program as well as a study validating indicators of skilled birth attendance. She is experienced with qualitative research, having conducted interviews on themes related to displacement in Kampala and Lira, Uganda, and analyzed in-depth interviews from sites throughout Kenya on barriers to voucher use for Safe Motherhood services and quality of care.  At present, Ms. Harris provides administrative support to Dr. Rotheram-Borus on projects in Los Angeles and South Africa on maternal and child health, HIV, drug and alcohol abuse, and family wellness. Specifically, Ms. Harris supports grant, IRB and manuscript development, as well as the coordination of CHIPTS and CAB meetings.

Education:

M.P.H., Community Health Sciences, University of California, Los Angeles
M.A., African Studies, University of California, Los Angeles
B.A., International Studies & Spanish, Virginia Tech

Research and Interests:

maternal health; sexual and reproductive health; HIV prevention and treatment; displaced populations