Tommi Gaines, DrPH, MS
Co-Investigator — she/her
Dr. Tommi Gaines is an Associate Professor in the UCSD Department of Medicine, Division of Infectious Diseases and Global Public Health. She is a biostatistician whose research utilizes statistical and spatial methodologies to examine the social and structural conditions impacting individual health. Through collaborative and cross-disciplinary partnerships, she has led several analyses addressing patterns of infectious disease and substance use in context of geographical, social, and political factors. Dr. Gaines is particularly interested in addressing health inequities among marginalized and vulnerable populations. She enjoys being outdoors, eating lots of tacos, and family fun Fridays.