Assistant Project Scientist
Kiyomi Tsuyuki, Ph.D. M.P.H. is an Assistant Project Scientist in the Division of Global Public Health, Department of Medicine at the University of California, San Diego. Dr. Tsuyuki has a PhD in Community Health Sciences from the University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) with a minor in Sociology, and an MPH in Health Behavior & Health Education from the University of Michigan, Ann Arbor with a concentration in women’s and reproductive health. She is a trained health demographer with research focus on elucidating the multi-level effects of socio-structural inequity on co-morbid substance use disorders, violence, and HIV/STI prevention and treatment. Dr. Tsuyuki has almost 10 years of experience conducting research with colleagues in Brazil.