Center for Digital Health

Leah Salzano

Senior Clinical Research Assistant

Biography

Leah Salzano graduated from the University of Virginia with a Bachelor’s Degree in Global Public Health. Her research interests include sexual and intimate parrtner violence prevention, as well as firearm injury prevention. Previously, she worked on the  iDOVE2 study, and is now working as a Senior Clinical Research Assistant on the Center's new CDC R01 grant," Reframing Firearm Injury Prevention Through Bystander Interventions for Youth Shooting Sports Participants." Leah also works as the Program Manager for the American Foundation for Firearm Injury Reduction in Medicine, a non-partisan, non-profit organization dedicated to reducing firearm injury and death using a public health approach. She hopes to pursue a Master of Public Health in the fall of 2021.