Anastasia Booth, MPH, Project Coordinator
Anastasia Booth, MPH, received her Master’s degree in Public Health from Tulane University School of Public Health and Tropical Medicine. She continued her education at the London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine as a doctoral candidate (Ph.D., ABD) and has been teaching Fundamentals of Epidemiology, Molecular and Genetic Epidemiology, and Global Epidemiology of Non-communicable Diseases at the London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine to master’s candidates in public health for over a decade. Her research and training interests lie in maternal and child health and epidemiology with a particular focus on health disparities in urban communities. Ms. Booth has the unique distinction of having served as a pre-doctoral fellow at NIH in the NICHD Epidemiology Branch examining circulating angiogenic factors in pregnancy and their relation to the development of preeclampsia. She has extensive experience in historically under-served urban populations working with Planned Parenthood, Golden Gate and the State of Louisiana Office of Public Health CDC PRAMS Project. As the project coordinator for the Center for Public Health Social Work Education and Training Ms. Booth serves as the public health advisor to students and faculty.