Ph.D. Student Profile

Shanice  Battle

Shanice Battle, B.S., M.P.H.

  • Doctoral Student

Education

M.P.H., Epidemiology, School of Public Health, Georgia State, 2015
B.S., Psychology and Biology, Virginia Commonwealth University 2012

Research Interests & Projects

Shanice Battle is a PhD student in the Center for Social Epidemiology and Population Health. She previously worked at the CDC, Morehouse School of Medicine and Emory School of Medicine on various research projects focusing on the prevention of HIV/AIDS, childhood obesity, cardiovascular disease and maternal substance abuse. Her current research focuses on mental health as a predictor of chronic illnesses in black women and the ways social supports or stressors can impact that relationship.