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April Joy Damian

April Joy Damian

Principal Student Investigator

Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health

Growing up in the inner-city of San Francisco, where drugs were more readily accessible than affordable healthy food and quality health services, informed my understanding of how socioeconomic factors can contribute to inequalities in healthcare access and outcomes, and fueled my passion for serving as a leader in Public Heal...

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Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health

Principal Student Investigator

- Lead the evaluation of the emotional and psychosocial impact of the Baltimore City-based mindfulness nonprofit, Holistic Life Foundation, Inc. (HLF), trauma-informed Workforce Development Program on trainees.
- Apply mixed methods research approaches to examine trainees’ perceived readiness to serve as mindfulness and yoga instructors in urban underserved communities.

Behavioral Health Leadership Institute (BHLI)

Research Associate

- Train and supervise Public Health Masters students coding data collected across BHLI buprenorphine treatment sites.
- Analyze and manage confidential data for Baltimore City-based buprenorphine treatment programs.
- Collaborate with BHLI Executive Director and medical/legal staff to develop in-person and online harm reduction training modules for community health workers serving disadvantaged youth and families.