Addressing the health needs of underserved or understudied communities

Graciela Jascheck earned her PhD in Epidemiology and Biostatistics in 2014. A former community organizer, Graciela was drawn to the social justice aspect of public health. She is particularly passionate about addressing the health needs of vulnerable or understudied populations. In January of 2013, Graciela was selected to study public health issues in Peruvian communities through Public Health without Borders.