Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine
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Charlesnika Tyon Evans, PhD, MPH

Charlesnika Tyon Evans, PhD, MPH

Associate Professor of Preventive Medicine (Epidemiology)

Focus of Work

Bio

Dr. Evans has expertise in epidemiologic methods, health outcomes, and infectious disease related research. Her past and current research has focused on the secondary complications of persons with spinal cord injury and disorder (SCI&D) and women with HIV. Her major research interests include the epidemiology of infectious diseases (particularly healthcare associated infections) and outcomes as related to these infections, antimicrobial prescribing and its effects on patient outcomes, and uptake...[Read full text]Dr. Evans has expertise in epidemiologic methods, health outcomes, and infectious disease related research. Her past and current research has focused on the secondary complications of persons with spinal cord injury and disorder (SCI&D) and women with HIV. Her major research interests include the epidemiology of infectious diseases (particularly healthcare associated infections) and outcomes as related to these infections, antimicrobial prescribing and its effects on patient outcomes, and uptake of influenza and pneumococcal pneumonia vaccinations.[Shorten text]

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Education and Certification

  • MPH: University of Illinois - Chicago, Epidemiology (1999)
  • PhD: University of Illinois - Chicago, Public Health (2007)