Associate Professor of Epidemiology, Gillings School of Global Public Health
Dr. Pettifor is an epidemiologist who has conducted HIV prevention research in South Africa for over 10 years; her research focuses on HIV prevention among young people, particularly young women, in South Africa and the Democratic Republic of the Congo. Other research interests include HIV prevention interventions for young couples; Positive Prevention; and Acute HIV Infection and sexual behavior.
B.A.,University of Virginia, 1996
M.P.H., University of California, Berkeley, 2000
P.h.D.,University of California, Berkeley, 2004