Ph.D. Student Profile

Sasha  Zhou

Sasha Zhou, B.S., M.H.S.A.

    • Doctoral Student (2018): Health Services Organization and Policy
    • Cognate: Sociology


  • BS, Neuroscience (2008); MPH, Health Behavior Health Education (2013)
  • MHSA, Health Management and Policy (2013); University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI

Research Interests & Projects

  • Mental health and service utilization from a sociological and public health perspective
  • Race and ethnic disparities in college student mental health
  • Help-seeking and treatment barriers of marginalized populations at a domestic and international level
  • Policy- and practice-relevant applications of health disparities research  

Current Research

I am currently a part of the Health Minds Network research team, examining mental health trends of college students and their impact on health behaviors, physical health, and social, education, and economic outcomes.