Center for Health Promotion and Prevention Research


Marie Brault, PhD

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Assistant Professor
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Health Promotion and Behavioral Sciences
The University of Texas Health  Science Center at Houston (UTHealth Houston) School of Public Health, San Antonio Campus

Research Interests

Adolescent Health
Behavioral/Mental Health
Injury and Violence
Global Health
Sexual Health
Social Determinants of Health
Women's Health
Infectious Disease
Maternal and Child Health
Community Health Practice


Marie Brault, PhD is a medical anthropologist and Assistant Professor in the Department of Health Promotion and Behavioral Sciences. Her work is focused on improving adolescent-friendly approaches to sexual, reproductive, and mental health in community and clinical settings, both in the US and internationally. Dr. Brault's research interests include gender, community-based participatory research (CBPR), implementation and dissemination research, maternal, child and adolescent health, empowerment/agency, and qualitative and mixed methods approaches. Prior to joining UTH, she completed post-doctoral training at the Yale School of Public Health and Yale Center for Interdisciplinary Research on AIDS. She received her PhD in anthropology from the University of Connecticut.


Email: [email protected] 
Phone:  +1 (615) 584-5699