Karen Dina received her PhD in Social Welfare from the University of Washington in Seattle. During her time at the University of Washington, she held several awards and traineeships including a National Center for Research Resources funded TL1 multidisciplinary clinical research traineeship, a Fogarty-funded global health fellowship, and a Magnuson Award. She received her Master of Social Work (Social Policy and Evaluation) from the University of Michigan in Ann Arbor and her Bachelor of Arts in Sociology from Eastern Michigan University.
Research and Practice Interests
Professor Dina is interested in women’s health and mental health research with a particular focus on health disparities. She is interested in public health social work practice and teaches policy courses with a focus on health policy.Back to Faculty & Staff Directory