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CHRS Leadership 

Director

Deanna Kerrigan Professor CAS - Sociology

Dr. Deanna Kerrigan is a Professor of Sociology and the Director of the Center on Health, Risk, and Society at American University. Her research focuses on social and structural factors affecting the

  kerrigan@american.edu

Managing Director

Wendy Davis Research Associate Professor CAS - Dean's Office

Wendy Davis is Research Associate Professor in the Department of Sociology and Managing Director of the Center on Health, Risk and Society (CHRS). Her work focuses on setting, implementing and monitor

  wdavis@american.edu

Founding Director

Kim Blankenship Associate Dean for Research, CAS CAS - Sociology

Kim M. Blankenship, PhD, is Professor in the Department of Sociology and Director of the Social and Behavioral Sciences Core of the District of Columbia Center for AIDS Research. She previously served

  kim.blankenship@american.edu

  (202) 885-6211

CHRS Staff

Sally Akombea Amankwah

Sally Amankwah is a Masters student in Social Research and works as a project assistant for the Center on Health, Risk and Society. Her senior thesis focused on the bride price in Ghana and how it inf

  sa9314a@american.edu

Tahilin Karver Program Coordinator

Tahilin Sanchez Karver is a Program Coordinator for the Center on Health, Risk and Society, where she is currently collaborating on various research projects including a longitudinal study exploring s

  tkarver@american.edu