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Anne Teitelman, PhD, FNP-BC, FAANP

  • Assistant Professor in the Center for Global Women's Health & Center for Health Equity Research, School of Nursing

Dr. Teitelman’s research focuses on promoting equity and sexual health for adolescent girls and young women. She is currently Principal Investigator on an NIH-funded study in which she has developed an HIV and partner abuse prevention intervention for adolescent girls, called “Stand Up Together” and she is currently testing it in a randomized clinical trial. She collaborates with researchers in Botswana and South Africa on interventions to prevent HIV and gender-based violence. She recently received pilot funding through an NIH Center grant as Co-Principal Investigator for collaborative research investigating brain processes that may undermine optimal safer sex decision-making among adolescent and young adult females. Dr. Teitelman teaches a graduate course in intervention development which attracts students across the University as well as teaching in the Family Nurse Practitioner Program. She maintains an active clinical practice as a Nurse Practitioner at the University of Pennsylvania Hospital, Dicken’s Clinic for Women’s Health. She was inducted as a Fellow in the American Academy of Nursing in 2011 and the American Academy of Nurse Practitioners in 2010. She is also a member of the board of the International Council on Women’s health Issues. She received her PhD from the University of Michigan, her MSN from Yale University and her BA from Vassar College.

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