Amelia Jamison headshot
Faculty Research Assistant, Center for Health Equity
Campus: UMD | Building: School of Public Health Building | Room: 2326
Phone: (301) 214-0818 |

Amelia Jamison is a Faculty Research Assistant at the Maryland Center for Health Equity at the University of Maryland (M-CHE).  Ms. Jamison earned both her Masters of Applied Anthropology and her Masters of Public Health in Epidemiology from the University of Maryland.  She also earned her Bachelor of Arts degrees in Anthropology and History from the Pennsylvania State University. Ms. Jamison’s research interests include utilizing qualitative methods to investigate racial/ethnic health disparities. In recent research, Ms. Jamison has focused on vaccine preventable illness and disparities in vaccine uptake.  She also has worked to incorporate evidence from social media to better understand discourse surrounding vaccination. In past projects, she has worked on communications disparities related to Ebola, concerns about aging with HIV/AIDS, and a public health evaluation of fracking for the state of Maryland.