Anthony DiStefano PhD, MPH

Location: KHS 250
Telephone: (657)278-7671
Fax: (657)278-5317
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Advising Areas:
Global Health, Health Promotion and Disease Prevention

Courses Taught:
PUBH 401: Epidemiology
PUBH 475: Health Science Planning, Research, and Evaluation
PUBH 480: Transdisciplinary Perspectives on HIV/AIDS
PUBH 509: Qualitative Research and Field Methods in Health

Anthony DiStefano received his MPH and Ph.D. in the Department of Community Public Health at the School of Public Health, University of California, Los Angeles – with a minor in sociocultural anthropology. He completed postdoctoral training at the Center for AIDS Prevention Studies, University of California, San Francisco. He conducts domestic and international research on social determinants of health, and how public health shapes culture and society.

Interest Areas:
Social science of public health; interface of ethnography, demography, and epidemiology; syndemics; infectious disease; mental health; violence; suicidality and self-harm; California; East and Southeast Asia.

Current Projects:
· Social determinants of health in the San Gabriel Valley, Los Angeles County