Departments/ProgramsAfrican and Afro-American Studies
The Heller School for Social Policy and Management
DegreesBrandeis University, Ph.D.
Brandeis University, M.A.
Yale University, M.P.H.
Brandeis University, B.A.
|EL||94a||Experiential Learning Practicum|
|HS||249f||Social Justice, Management, and Policy|
|HS||515a||Race/Ethnicity and Gender in Health and Human Services Research|
|HS||527a||Race, Ethnicity and Gender in Public Policy|
|HS||529a||Inequalities, Social Policy, and Population Groups|
|HSSP||114b||Racial/Ethnic and Gender Inequalities in Health and Health Care|
Awards and Honors
David Teaching and Learning Fellowship (2012)
Shiff Fellowship Faculty Mentor (2011)
Visiting Scholar, Womens Center for Health and Human Rights, Suffolk University (2010)
Research Clerkship, Center for Minority Health, University of Pittsburgh School of Public Health (2009)
Senior Fellow, National Center for Health Behavioral Change (2009)
Certificate for Distinction in Teaching, Derek Bok Center for Teaching, Harvard University (2008)
Isak Kazes Prize in Women’s and Gender Studies, Women’s and Gender Studies, Graduate School of Arts and Sciences, Brandeis University (2006)
Gibbs BK, Nsiah-Jefferson L., McHugh M, Triveda A, & Prothrow-Stith D.. "Reducing racial and ethnic health disparities: An outcomes oriented research and policy agenda.." Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law, 2006 31. 1 (2012).
Nsiah-Jefferson, Laurie A.. "Pharmacogenomics: Considerations for communities of color." Pharmacogenomics: Social, ethical and clinical dimensions.. Ed. M. Rothstein. Hoboken, NJ: John Wiley @ Sons, 2012. 267-290.
Triveda A., Gibbs B, Nsiah-Jefferson L., Ayanian Z, & Prothrow-Stith. ".Creating a state minority health report card.." Health Affairs 24. 2 (2012): 388--96.
Nsiah-Jefferson, Laurie A.. "Nsiah-Jefferson, L. Inequities in Health Care and African-American Women: Intersectional Applications of Research and Policy: In: Black Women’s Health: Challenges and Opportunities. New York, NY: Nova Science Publishers, Inc; pp: 1-56.", 2009