Michele Andrasik, Ph.D.

Michele Andrasik Ph.D.
STAFF SCIENTIST

Michele Andrasik, Ph.D.

Director, Social & Behavioral Sciences and Community Engagement
HIV Vaccine Trials Network

Senior Staff Scientist
Vaccine and Infectious Disease Division, Fred Hutch

Clinical Assistant Professor
Global Health, University of Washington

Fax: 206.667.6366
Mail Stop: E3-300

Education

University of Miami, 2006, Ph.D. (Psychology)

University of Miami, 2003, M.S. (Psychology)

Columbia University, Teachers College, 2000, Ed.M. (Psychological Counseling)

Columbia University, Teachers College, 2000, M.A. (Health Education)

New York University, 1993, B.A. (Psychology)

Research Interests

Sexual risk taking, victimization, and alcohol/drug use among African-American women

Concurrent sexual relationships and HIV in African-American and foreign-born black communities

Qualitative research design, methodology, and analysis

HIV prevention for African American and African-born populations

Community-based participatory research methods

Health disparities

Current Projects

Increasing engagement and participation of men who have sex with men (MSM) in HIV vaccine clinical trials (NIMH)

Reducing HIV Disparities: Sexual concurrency communication (NICHD)

Increasing Community Participation/Partnership in Research (CFAR)

Improving Ethnic Minority Recruitment, Retention, and Training in Psychology (APA)


Clinical Experience

Cognitive Behavioral Therapy for women living with HIV

Cognitive Behavioral Stress Management groups for women at high risk for breast cancer

Mindfulness-Based Relapse Prevention groups for alcohol and substance abuse recovery

Psychoeducational support group on medication adherence for HIV-positive individuals