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Emily Q. Ahonen, Ph.D., M.P.H.

Languages spoken: English, Spanish, Catalan

Academic Information

Departments: Family & Preventive Medicine - Research Associate Professor

Divisions: Occupational and Environmental Health

Academic Office Information

Emily.Ahonen@utah.edu

Dr. Ahonen's work focuses on intertwined determinants of population health inequity and their broader legal, economic, political and social drivers with the aim to illuminate places where intervention is likely to promote greater health equity. At present, these primarily include conditions of employment and work, and the ways in which societal power imbalances result in employment and work of varying quality. Related foci are on housing and migration processes.

Education History

Postdoctoral Fellowship University of Illinois at Chicago
Interdisciplinary Public Health
Postdoctoral Fellow
Doctoral Training Universitat Pompeu Fabra
Biomedical Science, Public Health
PhD
Graduate Training Universitat Pompeu Fabra
Community and International Health
MPH
Undergraduate University of Michigan
Social Sciences
BA