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Mark Macauda

Research Assistant Professor - Dept. of Health Promotion, Education and Behavior
University of South Carolina

Phone Number: 803-777-1100
Email: macauda@mailbox.sc.edu
Office: Discovery 1 Building, #525
Website: http://www.sph.sc.edu/ophp/profile.asp?id=753

Bio 

Dr. Mark Macauda is a medical anthropologist who has been involved with reproductive health projects in the Philippines and in the Northeastern United States. He has also conducted research on the perceptions, experiences, and prevention behaviors of individuals who live in areas endemic for Lyme disease. As a member of the Office of Practice and Community Engagement, Dr. Macauda oversees a state-wide evaluation of pregnancy prevention programming for youth, and is involved with tobacco cessation research.

Research 

Program evaluation; Adolescent sexual and reproductive health; Smoking cessation; Health care delivery; Vector-borne disease; Health Belief Model