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Avanti Adhia

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STATE

Washington

INSTITUTION

Harborview Injury Prevention & Research Center, University of Washington

TITLE

Senior Fellow

EDUCATION

PhD

DISCIPLINE

Public Health, Social and Behavioral Sciences

YEARS OF EXPERIENCE

BIO

Avanti Adhia is a research fellow at the Harborview Injury Prevention and Research Center at the University of Washington in Seattle. Her research focuses on the prevention of intimate partner violence (with a focus on adolescence), sexual assault, and child maltreatment. She completed her doctorate in Social & Behavioral Sciences at the Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health with a focus on violence prevention and concentration in Women, Gender, and Health.

VICTIMIZATION FOCUS

Bullying, Child Abuse and Sexual Abuse, Dating Violence (Teen), Domestic and Family Violence, Gun Violence, Sexual Abuse or Violence (other than campus sexual assault)

SPECIAL POPULATIONS

Child victims

RESEARCH EXPERTISE

Descriptive studies, Qualitative studies, Quantitative studies

VICTIM RESEARCH EXPERIENCE