Rebecca G. Simmons, MPH, PhD

Research Interests

  • Fertility Awareness
  • Contraception and Family Planning
  • Implementation Science

Languages

  • English

Academic Information

  • Departments: Obstetrics/Gynecology - Research Assistant Professor
  • Divisions: Family Planning

Academic Office Information

  • School of Medicine
    30 N 1900 E
    Salt Lake City, UT 84132

Academic Bio

Rebecca Simmons, PhD, MPH is a Research Assistant Professor at the University of Utah in the Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology. Dr. Simmons directs the evaluation for the statewide contraceptive initiative, Family Planning Elevated, and works on other implementation research, including HER Salt Lake. Her research interests and expertise include fertility awareness-based methods, comprehensive contraceptive access, health technology, and implementation science.

Education History

Type School Degree
Doctoral Training University of Utah School of Medicine
Public Health
DrPH
Graduate Training University of Utah School of Medicine
Public Health
M.P.H.
Undergraduate University of Utah
Political Science
B.S.