Taylor Rogers is a Masters of Public Health (MPH) Candidate at the University of Maryland, College Park. Her academic and research interests include human papillomavirus (HPV), HPV vaccination uptake, cervical cancer, minority health, racism, racial and ethnic disparities, reproductive and sexual health, and the social determinants of health.
She earned her Bachelor of Science degree in Community Health in May 2015 and has experience in community engagement, health education and prevention in the nonprofit section, hospitals and local government. Her focus has shifted from individual level behaviors and causes of disease to tackling more upstream, systemic determinants. Taylor is expected to graduate with her MPH in May 2018 and will be submitting applications for doctoral programs to further her training in health disparity research for Fall 2018.