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Research Associate

Julia Ricotta, MPH

Julia works primarily on substance use treatment and recovery projects in the Public and Behavioral Health Division. Her responsibilities include technical assistance, survey design, and data management and analysis. Julia is passionate about partnering with communities to promote health equity. She has prior research experience in health promotion interventions and choice behavior. Prior to joining OMNI, Julia worked as a special education teacher with Teach For America in Eastern North Carolina before completing her MPH at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. In her free time, she enjoys hiking and baking. 

Education

UNIVERSITY OF NORTH CAROLINA, CHAPEL HILL

Master of Public Health

Division

Public and Behavioral Health

Content Focus

Substance Use Disorder Treatment