Stephanie N. Christian is a Ph.D. Candidate in the Department of Behavioral and Community Health Sciences at the University of Pittsburgh School of Public Health and has an MPH in Community Health Education. Her research interests include preventing chronic illnesses, health program evaluation, health decision-making, and integrative health in medically underserved communities. Her current research examines the role of community-based health screening programs in identifying and preventing chronic illnesses in Black populations. She is trained in qualitative research and has earned a certificate in program evaluation.