K. Rivet Amico

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Associate Professor

School or College
University of Michigan
Research Biography

Dr. Amico is an active contributor in the areas of HIV-prevention and treatment social-behavioral theory development, intervention implementation and evaluation and measurement. Her research includes work with engagement in HIV care, TB and drug resistant TB prevention and treatment, PreExposure Prophylaxis (PrEP), social behavioral factors influencing participants in clinical trials, and measures development. Dr. Amico's investment is largely in applied, practical work that can effectively advance the reach and quality of care and prevention services available domestically and internationally. Dr. Amico has strong interests in research design, implementation science, program evaluation and community capacity building.


PhD, Counseling Psychology, State University of New York at Albany, 1998
BA, Psychology, University of Delaware, 1991