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Assistant Professor
Department of Epidemiology
Robert Stempel College of Public Health and Social Work
Florida International University

Office 305-348-8068

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Member Since: 2018


Sheehan, Diana, PhD, MD

Flavia Souza-Smith, Ph.D.

About me

Dr. Diana Sheehan is an Assistant Professor in the Department of Epidemiology at the Robert Stempel College of Public Health and Social Work at Florida International University (FIU). Her research focuses on identifying gaps along the HIV care continuum, particularly those among Latinos. More recently, her work has focused around HIV outcome among Latino men who have sex with men. Dr. Sheehan’s work has been funded by the National Institute on Drug Abuse (NIDA), the National Institute on Minority Health and Health Disparities, the HIV Prevention Trials Network (HPTN), and the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation. Additionally, Dr. Sheehan is dedicated to advancing the research careers of minority investigators, both as a faculty under the FIU-Health Disparities Initiative (FIU-HDI) and as a co-investigator on the FIU Center for Reducing Health Disparities in Substance Abuse & HIV in South Florida (FIU-RCMI). She holds a PhD in Epidemiology from FIU, and a Bachelor of Science and Master of Public Health degrees from Boston University.