Dr. Karen Nieves Lugo

Dr. Karen Nieves Lugo

Scientific Review Officer



Biography

Division:
Division of AIDS, Behavioral and Population Sciences DABP
IRG:
Divisional Floater –

Dr. Karen Nieves-Lugo received a Ph.D. in psychology from University of Puerto Rico, Rio Piedras Campus and an M.P.H. in biostatistics from University of Puerto Rico, Medical Sciences Campus. Prior to joining CSR, she was a Research Assistant Professor in the Department of Psychology in the Latino Health Research Center at the George Washington University. Her research focused on psychosocial and behavioral factors relevant to HIV/AIDS prevention, aging with HIV, risk of functional disabilities, adherence to HIV treatments, and health disparities among Latinos/as and sexual minorities.