Debbie Brickley, DrPH, MPH

Director of Learning 

Debbie BainBrickley is Director of Learning for UCSF’s Pandemic Initiative for Equity and Inclusion (UPIEA) and has 20 years of experience in global health training. She has a background in epidemiology and biostatistics, primarily focused on global HIV prevention research and training. In the early days of the COVID-19 pandemic, she served as a contact tracer for the city of San Francisco, after which she began leading training efforts for contact tracers and case investigators in California and beyond. Debbie is inspired by her family and community, in the hopes that soon they can see friends, go to school, and do the activities they love without having to worry about getting sick or transmitting COVID-19 to others.


Factors Associated with Maternal-Child Transmission of HIV-1 in Southeastern Brazil: A Retrospective Study.

AIDS and behavior

do Prado TN, Brickley DB, Hills NK, Zandonade E, Moreira-Silva SF, Miranda AE

Sexual and reproductive health services for people living with HIV: a systematic review.

AIDS care

Brickley DB, Almers L, Kennedy CE, Spaulding AB, Mirjahangir J, Kennedy GE, Packel L, Osborne K, Mbizvo M, Collins L

Linking sexual and reproductive health and HIV interventions: a systematic review.

Journal of the International AIDS Society

Kennedy CE, Spaulding AB, Brickley DB, Almers L, Mirjahangir J, Packel L, Kennedy GE, Mbizvo M, Collins L, Osborne K

Linking family planning with HIV/AIDS interventions: a systematic review of the evidence.

AIDS (London, England)

Spaulding AB, Brickley DB, Kennedy C, Almers L, Packel L, Mirjahangir J, Kennedy G, Collins L, Osborne K, Mbizvo M

Community, family, and partner-related stigma experienced by pregnant and postpartum women with HIV in Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam.

AIDS and behavior

Brickley DB, Le Dung Hanh D, Nguyet LT, Mandel JS, Giang le T, Sohn AH

A qualitative study of stigma and discrimination against people living with HIV in Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam.

AIDS and behavior

Thi MD, Brickley DB, Vinh DT, Colby DJ, Sohn AH, Trung NQ, Giang le T, Mandel JS