Willa Dong, PhD, MSPH
Willa Dong completed her doctoral training in Health Behavior at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill (2021). Her dissertation examined gender minority stress, aspiration strain and depression among transgender women and transfeminine people in China. Before, she earned her BA in Public Health at UC-Berkeley (2009), and her MSPH in International Health at the Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health (2012).
As a UNC affiliate, she is continuing to work with the BATLab to support research projects through data analysis and manuscript preparation.