Dr. Katelyn Jetelina is a data scientist, violence epidemiologist, and educator. For the past 10 years, she has conducted research with vulnerable populations exposed to violence, like victims of child abuse, human trafficking, intimate partner violence, gun violence, and police officers. As a part of her research portfolio, she has developed interventions using smart and personal technology and analyzed “big data” from health systems. She received her Master’s in Public Health and PhD in Epidemiology and Biostatistics at the University of Texas Health Science Center, School of Public Health. Dr. Jetelina is a world-renowned scientific communicator and the founder and author of Your Local Epidemiologist, a newsletter that “translates” public health research and events to the community and has reached over 160 million people in 132 countries.
"Guest Editor's Introduction,"
Journal of Applied Research on Children: Informing Policy for Children at Risk: Vol. 12:
2, Article 1.
Available at: https://digitalcommons.library.tmc.edu/childrenatrisk/vol12/iss2/1