Tori Cowger

Tori Cowger

Tori Cowger is a fourth-year doctoral candidate in the department of epidemiology studying social epidemiology and infectious diseases. Her research focuses on understanding and eliminating health inequities. Specifically, she is interested in social and structural determinants of infectious diseases and substance use related harms, health impacts of the criminal legal system and incarceration, geospatial methods, and social networks. Prior to coming to Harvard, Tori worked as an epidemiologist at the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) working on global tuberculosis research and prevention efforts.