Research Expertise and Interest
public health, infectious diseases, epidemiology, impact evaluation, HIV/AIDS, sexual health, reproductive health, contraception
Sandra McCoy is an Associate Professor in the School of Public Health at UC Berkeley.
In the News
May 30, 2020
UC Berkeley Public Health Epidemiologist Works to Increase Access to Reproductive Healthcare Products for Young Women in Tanzania
For young women in Tanzania, one of the biggest obstacles to accessing sexual and reproductive healthcare products are watchful eyes. Despite high rates of HIV and unintended pregnancy in young women, families and communities carefully monitor the actions of young girls with the intention to uphold social norms, some of which can be harmful.