Herta Oliveira, RN, MPH

Visiting Scholar, USC Institute on Inequalities in Global Health Keck School of Medicine of USC
PhD Student, University of São Paulo, Brazil
Email: oliveiraherta@gmail.com

Herta de Oliveira is a nurse, has a master’s degree in Public Health from the Federal University of Ceara, and currently, she is doing her PhD at the University of São Paulo.

Herta’s area of study and research is HIV/AIDS and associated diseases.

The theme of her PhD research is “The experience of men who have sex with men when carrying out the anti-HIV self-test” based on the vulnerability and human rights framework. Therefore, Herta received a grant from the Brazilian Government to do part of her PhD at the University of Southern California Institute on Inequalities in Global Health.