Alexa Yakubovich

Postdoctoral Fellow in Public Health, University of Oxford

Alexa Yakubovich is a CIHR Postdoctoral Health System Impact Fellow at the MAP Centre for Urban Health Solutions at the Li Ka Shing Knowledge Institute and University of Toronto. She recently completed her D.Phil (Ph.D) in the Centre for Evidence-Based Intervention at the University of Oxford as a Rhodes Scholar. Alexa's multidisciplinary research involves conducting rigorous investigations of the structural determinants of interpersonal violence and related health inequities - with a particular focus on intimate partner violence - and using this understanding to design and evaluate programs and policies meant to address these outcomes.

Experience

  • 2019–present
    Postdoctoral fellow, MAP Centre for Urban Health Solutions & University of Toronto

Education

  • 2019 
    University of Oxford, DPhil in Evidence-Based Social Intervention
  • 2014 
    University of Oxford, MSc in Evidence-Based Social Intervention
  • 2013 
    University of Manitoba, BA (Honours) in Psychology