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Graciela Jascheck

Graciela Jascheck is a doctoral student in the Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics. A former community organizer, Jascheck was drawn to the social justice aspect of public health. She is particularly passionate about addressing the health needs of vulnerable or understudied populations. Last year, Jascheck was selected to study public health issues in Peruvian communities through Public Health without Borders.