Research team

Program in Human Sexuality

Bean Robinson, PhD
Professor, Principal Investigator

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Jennifer J. Connor, PhD, LMFT
Associate Professor, Co-Investigator

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Michael H. Miner, PhD
Co-Investigator

Professor, Director of Research, Program in Human Sexuality, Department of Family Medicine & Community Health, University of Minnesota Medical School, Minneapolis, MN

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Munira Salad
Community Engagement Specialist

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Amy Ash
Research Program Coordinator

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Muzi Chen, PhD
Research Data Manager and Analyst

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Co-Investigators

Awa (Cawo) Abdi, PhD
Co-Investigator

Associate Professor, Department of Sociology, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN

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Foos Afey
Community Researcher

SoLaHmo

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Sonya Brady, PhD
Co-Investigator

Associate Professor, Division of Epidemiology and Community Health, School of Public Health, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN

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Nicole Chaisson, MD, MPH
Co-Investigator

Assistant Professor, Smiley’s Family Medicine Clinic, Department of Family Medicine and Community Health, University of Minnesota Medical School, Minneapolis, MN

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Gillian Einstein, PhD
Consultant

Wilfred and Joyce Posluns Chair in Women's Brain Health and Aging, Professor, Department of Psychology, University of Toronto, ON Canada, Adjunct Scientist, Rotman Research Institute, Guest Professor of Gender & Health, Linköping University, Sweden

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Bernard Harlow, PhD
Co-Investigator

Professor, Department of Epidemiology, School of Public Health, Boston University, Boston, MA

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Intisar Hussein, MSW, LICSW
Community Researcher

SoLaHmo, Community University Health Care Center (CUHCC)

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Crista Johnson-Agbakwu, MD
Co-Investigator

Assistant Research Professor, School of Social Work, Clinical Research Affiliate, Southwest Interdisciplinary Research Center (SIRC), College of Public Programs, Arizona State University; Obstetrician/Gynecologist and Founding Director of the Refugee Women’s Health Clinic (RWHC) at Maricopa Integrated Health System in Phoenix, Arizona

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Shannon Pergament, MPH, MSW
Co-Investigator

Shannon Pergament, MPH, MSW, is a founding member of the Somali, Latino and Hmong Partnership for Health and Wellness (SoLaHmo), a community driven translational research program of Community University Health Care Center (CUHCC), a federally qualified health care center in Minneapolis, MN. 

During the last 11 years, Pergament was Co-Director of Community Based Research at Minnesota Community Care where SoLaHmo was founded. She holds Master of Public Health (M.P.H.) degree and Social Work (M.S.W.) degrees from the University of Minnesota. For over 25 years, Shannon has worked in the area of health equity, building collaborations with ethnically diverse communities to promote community and cultural assets and reduce health disparities through community based participatory action research (CBPAR), health education and policy.

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Nicole Warren, PhD, MPH, CNM
Consultant

Assistant Professor, Johns Hopkins University School of Nursing and Certified Nurse-midwife, Johns Hopkins Hospital, Baltimore, MD

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