Public Health Research Associate
University of North Texas Health Science Center
Ahrein Bennett joined the IBR in August 2021 as the Project Coordinator for the ACTION and T-CAP studies. Previously, she worked at a county health department as an Epidemiologist, Specialist for infectious disease control. Also, at the health department, she managed youth-based organizations under a state grant which aimed to prevent justice involvement.
She is Certified in Public Health (CPH) and is a Certified Health Education Specialist (CHES). Her primary career interest is improving quality and access to healthcare for individuals that have been systematically excluded and neglected throughout history and in present times.