Working with: Dr. Stephen Hwang
Dr. Jesse Jenkinson is a MAP postdoctoral fellow. Jesse’s research examines the social determinants of health (SDOH), specifically the ways the health of people experiencing homelessness is influenced by multiple SDOH. Recently, her work has focused on strategies to improve health services and the integration of health and social systems for people experiencing homelessness. Over the last 10 years Dr. Jenkinson has worked on issues of HIV stigma, access to healthcare for marginalized populations, and women’s empowerment. Dr. Jenkinson holds a CIHR-CMHC Fellowship in Research and Knowledge Translation in Urban Housing and Health. She received her PhD in Public Health from the Dalla Lana School of Public Health at the University of Toronto, and her MSc in Health, Community and Development from the London School of Economics and Political Science.