Dr. Zobeida Bonilla

Assistant Professor, Epidemiology & Community Health

Dr. Zobeida Bonilla, PhD, MPH, is trained in medical anthropology and maternal and child health. Dr. Bonilla received her doctoral degree in anthropology from the University of Florida and her MPH in maternal and child health from the Boston University School of Public Health. She has over 10 years of experience as a public health practitioner working with state and local departments of health and with community-based groups in community outreach and training of promotoras de salud. She has taught both graduate and undergraduate courses in community health, global health, qualitative research methods, program evaluation, and maternal and child health. Her research and teaching interest focus on Latino health, qualitative research, global health, and the role of language and culture in the delivery of health care.

Education

Doctoral Degree in Anthropology from the University of Florida

MPH in Maternal and Child Health from the Boston University School of Public Health

Research

Latino health, qualitative research, global health, and the role of language and culture in the delivery of health care

Dr. Zobeida Bonilla