Kathryn Dovel is a Ph.D. candidate in Health and Behavioral Sciences at the University of Colorado Denver. Her work focuses on gender-specific barriers to HIV testing and treatment services in southeastern Africa.

Kathryn has been an invited speaker at UNAIDS in Geneva, at multiple Ministry of Health meetings, and has published multiple articles on the topic of men and HIV services.

Kathryn Dovel's research interests include gender, sexual and reproductive health, gender and sexuality, HIV/AIDS, and SRH HIV/AIDS.


  • –present
    PhD Candidate, University of Colorado Denver


  • 2010 
    University of California Los Angeles (UCLA), MPH

Grants and Contracts

  • 2014
    Gender Disparities in High-Risk PITC: The Role of Policy on Provider Practices
    Principle Investigator
    Funding Source:
    National Institute of Mental Health