M. Christina Herrera, MD

Christina Herrera
2022
Domestic
Location
University of Pennsylvania
Bio
Maria Christina Herrera, M.D., is a fellow in the Adolescent Medicine division and the Pediatric Hospital Epidemiology and Outcomes Training Program at CHOP. She is also pursuing a Master of Science in Health Policy (MSHP) at the University of Pennsylvania. Dr. Herrera’s research focus addresses the intersection of the HIV and substance use disorder (SUD) epidemics for adolescents and young adults. She is particularly interested in access to treatment and prevention initiatives for historically marginalized and disenfranchised groups, namely Black and Latinx youth.
Mentor(s)
David Metzger
Project Title
Uptake of a Peer Educator Intervention Among Young Adults in Sexual and Injection Drug Use Networks (HPTN 037)