Epidemiologist, Opioid Response Strategy, Division of Unintentional Injury Prevention
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
Dr. Sasha Mital is an Applied Epidemiologist for the Centers for Disease Control (CDC) and Prevention/High Intensity Drug Trafficking Area Heroin Response Strategy. She has more than a decade of experience conducting research, program design, and evaluation related to harm reduction. She holds a Doctorate in Behavioral Sciences Master in Public Health in Global Health from Emory University. Prior to this position, Sasha conducted research on trends use and access to medication assisted treatment among people who co-use prescription opioid and heroin co-use. She also spent 9 years at CDC’s Division of Global HIV/AIDS in providing technical assistance on HIV prevention programs for people who inject drugs.
Wednesday, April 24
10:15 AM – 11:30 AM