Vivian Go, PhD


Vivian Go is an Associate Professor in the Department of Health Behavior at the UNC Gillings School of Global Public Health. As an implementation scientist and social epidemiologist, she has spent the past 15 years conducting both qualitative and survey research on development and evaluation of behavioral interventions in Vietnam, Thailand, and India. She is trained as an implementation science researcher, recently graduating from the 2-year, NIH-funded Implementation Research Institute led by Washington University in St. Louis. She teaches an Intervention Development and Evaluation course at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, was an instructor for the WHO implementation science and tropical diseases online course, and is mentor and instructor for the Implementation Science Research course with Dr. Brian Pence that is part of the curriculum of Dr. Hosseinipour’s D43 award in Malawi.