Dr. Amruta Dixit (She/Her)
Title: Epidemiologist & Student Development Director
Organization: Albuquerque Area Southwest Tribal Epidemiology Center
Bio: Dr. Amruta Dixit is an epidemiologist and the student development director at the Albuquerque Area Southwest Tribal Epidemiology Center. She earned her PhD in infectious disease epidemiology as well as her MPH in epidemiology from the University of California Irvine. She has a decade of public health experience in a variety of settings, including extensive experience working on vector-borne and vector-mediated infectious diseases in sub-Saharan Africa and Southeast Asia. Dr. Dixit has been with AASTEC since early 2017 where she has had the opportunity to broaden her skillset and public health knowledge to encompass other elements of epidemiology. She has been working closely with CHERP since late 2019 to collaborate on HIV data analysis, communication, and education that is focused on serving the AI/AN population in New Mexico.
Tribal Affiliation: N/A