Research & Publications
Raul U. Hernandez-Ramirez is an Associate Research Scientist in Biostatistics at the Center for Methods in Implementation and Prevention Science and Associate Director of the Interdisciplinary Research Methods Core at the Center for Interdisciplinary Research on AIDS. He is interested in conducting implementation research in HIV/AIDS and in cancer. His current research focuses on developing and applying statistical methods for the design and evaluation of HIV prevention interventions and to account for exposure uncertainty in environmental health studies. He completed a PhD in Public Health (Chronic Disease Epidemiology) at Yale and conducted part of his doctoral dissertation research as a predoctoral visiting fellow at the National Cancer Institute (NCI). His previous research at Yale and the NCI focused on studying cancer risk in people living with HIV in the US and Canada. Before coming to Yale, he gained substantial research experience in nutrition, environment health, and cancer at the National Institute of Public Health of Mexico. He previously obtained a MSc in Epidemiology and a BSc in Nutrition.
Education & Training
- PhDYale University, Public Health (Chronic Disease Epidemiology) (2018)
- MPhilYale University, Public Health (Chronic Disease Epidemiology) (2016)
- Predoctoral Visiting FellowNational Cancer Institute