Area of interest: Lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender (LGBT) population health, chronic disease, and cancer survivorship. Joanne's research includes identifying psychosocial and behavioral factors that influence health disparities with a special emphasis on the health of lesbian and bisexual women cancer survivors.
Academic advisor: Jennifer Jabson, MPH, PhD
- MPH (Social and Behavioral Sciences), Boston University, Boston, MA - 2009
- MSW (Macro), Boston University, Boston, MA - 2009
- BA (English), Wesleyan College, Macon, GA - 2004