Institution for Social and Policy Studies

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Sarah Brothers

ISPS 
Graduate Policy Fellow

Sarah Brothers

Title 
Graduate Student, Sociology

Sarah Brothers is a Ph.D candidate in the sociology department. Her research explores how health related knowledges and practices by injection drug users impact disease transmission and overdose. Her ISPS research examines how persons who inject drugs, particularly secondary syringe exchangers, disseminate preventative knowledge on infection and overdose in the New Haven CT area.

Sarah is a recipient of the NSF Graduate Research Fellowship. She holds a B.A. with highest distinction from UC Berkeley. 

Discipline 
Sociology
Area of study 
Health