Associate Professor, Department of Population Health Sciences
Amy Corneli, PhD, MPH, is an Associate Professor in the Departments of Population Health Sciences and Medicine, and a faculty member of the Duke Clinical Research Institute. She is also a faculty associate of the Trent Center for Bioethics, Humanities, and History of Medicine, and of the Duke Initiative for Science & Society, and a faculty affiliate of the Duke Global Health Institute. A social scientist by training, Dr. Corneli has conducted research primarily in biomedical HIV prevention and bioethics in multiple countries in sub-Saharan Africa, the Middle East, South and Southeast Asia, and North America. A significant portion of her research portfolio has focused on engaging prospective research participants and their communities in qualitative research to inform the development, implementation, and interpretation of clinical research. Her research in bioethics has explored innovative methods for improving informed consent comprehension and shortening consent forms, the acceptability of informed assent, and the functioning of research ethics committees including the use of a single IRB process. Amy received her PhD in health behavior from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill and her MPH in international health from Emory University.
Tuesday, November 19
3:45 PM – 5:00 PM