Racquel Kohler

Research Fellow

Department of Social and Behavioral Sciences

Racquel Kelly Kohler

Post_Doc-32

Research Interests  

  • Cancer disparities and control in low- and middle-income countries, specifically breast and cervical cancer
  • Using mixed method research to investigate factors that affect quality of and access to cancer early diagnosis and treatment services
  • Applying behavior theories and implementing evidence-based interventions to improve cancer programs among vulnerable populations

Projects

  • Improving HPV testing and triage for cervical cancer among homeless women in Boston
  • Acceptability and feasibility of self-collected samples for high-risk HPV screening in Gaborone, Botswana
  • Potlako: A programmatic multi-facility level intervention to improve access to timely oncology care for HIV-infected individuals in Botswana
  • ATICA: Evaluation of mHealth intervention to increase triage adherence of HPV+ women who self-collected

Education

PhD (2015) Health Policy and Management. Gillings School of Global Public Health, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

MSPH (2011) Health Policy and Management. Gillings School of Global Public Health, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

BS (2007) Molecular Biology and Microbiology. College of Medicine Burnett School of Biomedical Sciences, University of Central Florida

Publications

PubMed Articles

Research Gate