Jennifer Lorvick, DrPH, is the Associate Director of RTI's Urban Health Program.


She has more than two decades of experience implementing community-based research with urban poor populations, focusing on infectious diseases such as HIV, hepatitis, tuberculosis and sexually transmitted infections. Her work focuses on the social and structural determinants of infectious disease risk, including deprivation, violence, incarceration and drug use. She has published articles in American Journal of Public HealthSubstance Use and Misuse and the Journal of Urban Health, among other journals.