Emily Townsend Vinson

Gradaute Research Assistant

Curriculum Vitae

Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) in Health Promotion

I am a third year PhD student in Health Promotion & Behavior. I got my B.S. and MPH in Health Promotion & Behavior at UGA as well. My area of interest is substance use, specifically alcohol relapse. I am a graduate research assistant for an R01 measuring how a person in treatment’s built environment and social network affect their recovery journey.

  • B.S. in Health Promotion & Behavior, University of Georgia, 2020
  • M.P.H with a concentration in Health Promotion & Behavior, University of Georgia, 2022
Areas of Expertise
  • Substance Use
Honors, Awards, and Achievements
  • Health Promotion and Behavior Award for Outstanding Achievement, University of Georgia – 2022
  • Delta Omega National Honorary Society in Public Health
  • ASPPH Student Leadership Institute, 2020
Course Instruction
  • 2020-2022: Freshman Year Odyssey 1001: Exploring Sexual Health Expectations in Society
  • 2022: Professional Writing for Health Promotion
Research Interests
  • Alcohol relapse
  • Alcohol recovery
  • Structural equation modeling
  • Modeling relapse