issues. Dr. Martinez received her doctorate from the Johns Hopkins School of Hygiene and Public Health.
DONNA ALMARIO is the research assistant for the Institute of Medicine’s (IOM) Committee on HIV Prevention Strategies. Ms. Almario joined the IOM’s Division of Health Promotion and Disease Prevention in 1997 and has worked on other IOM studies including, Reducing the Odds: Preventing Perinatal Transmission of HIV in the United States and Ending Neglect: Eliminating Tuberculosis in the United States. Prior to joining the IOM, she worked at Georgetown University Medical Center’s Lombardi Cancer Center. Ms. Almario graduated from Vassar College with a biopsychology degree and is presently working towards a masters in public health degree at the George Washington University’s School of Public Health and Health Services.
ANNA STATON is the project assistant for the Institute of Medicine’s (IOM) Committee on HIV Prevention Strategies. Ms. Staton joined the IOM’s Division of Health Promotion and Disease Prevention in 1999. Prior to joining the IOM, she worked at the Baltimore Women’s Health Study. Ms. Staton graduated from the University of Maryland Baltimore County with a visual arts (major) and women’s studies (minor) degree. She is currently working toward a masters in public administration degree at George Washington University’s School of Business and Public Management.