Together for MPTs


Staff & Consultants

Chelsea Polis, PhD
IMPT Technical Advisor
Senior Research Scientist, Guttmacher Institute

Chelsea Polis is a Senior Research Scientist at the Guttmacher Institute, where her research includes topics such as contraceptive safety, effectiveness, choice, acceptability and accessibility. She has particular expertise in the association between hormonal contraceptive methods and various HIV-related risks, and therefore provides guidance to the IMPT’s HC in MPTs work-stream task force. Dr. Polis earned a BA in medical anthropology from Brown University, and completed her PhD and post-doctoral fellowship at the Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health


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