Prevention Effectiveness Fellow
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
Dr. Aziza Arifkhanova is a CDC Steven M. Teutsch Prevention Effectiveness Fellow assigned to the Denver Public Health (DPH) Department. Her research at DPH involves assessing economic burden of opioid epidemic at Denver Health. Dr. Arifkhanova earned her PhD in Public Policy Analysis at the Pardee RAND Graduate School as well as MS and BS in Economics from Florida State University. Prior to DPH, Dr. Arifkhanova worked as an assistant policy researcher at the RAND Corporation for five years. She also taught Health Economics and Comparative Effectiveness and Cost Benefit Analysis in Health Policy at Mount Saint Mary’s University. Dr. Arifkhanova has experience conducting both quantitative and qualitative analyses from her research work in Central Asia, Europe, and the United States. Dr. Arifkhanova’s research interests are in Public Health, Health and Labor Economics.
Tuesday, July 9
3:15 PM – 4:15 PM