Adaobi Anakwe



Postdoctoral Fellow


  • PhD Epidemiology/Biostatistics, Saint Louis University, Saint Louis, MO (2021)
  • MPH, Health Promotion and Policy, University of Missouri (2017)
  • Certificate in Epidemiology, University of Missouri (2017)
  • BSc, Applied Microbiology and Brewing, Nnamdi Azikiwe University, Nigeria (2004)

Research interests

  • Social determinants and life course perspectives on women, men and family health including
    structural, cultural, environmental factors affecting health
  • Community-focused engagement that contextualizes and examines disparities in health outcomes
    among US minority populations and developing economies
  • Utilize analytical techniques that can model life course trajectories and complex webs of causation

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