Marybec Griffin

Dr. Marybec Griffin received her PhD in Social and Behavioral Health Sciences from New York University, has previously completed an MPH at New York University, and holds an MA in International Affairs from the New School. In addition, she is a trained doula and a certified sexologist. Her research focuses on healthcare access among LGBTQ+ young adults, sexual health education, and the impact of media (music and film) on identity and behavior. She is the co-creator of Dr. Period Hackers, a menstrual health research and education collective. She has worked at the NYC Department of Health and Mental Hygiene in the areas of HIV/AIDS policy and program design, as well as helping to evaluate the quality of sexual health services and contraceptive coverage in New York City.