Program Research CoordinatorMs. Charles received her B.A. in Anthropology from Washington University in St. Louis and her Masters in Public Health from the Rollins School of Public Health at Emory University. Before joining Gynuity, she completed a research fellowship at the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention in the Division of Violence Prevention. The focus of this work was on intimate partner violence, teen dating violence, and youth violence prevention. Prior to her work in violence prevention, Ms. Charles worked as a health educator in STI/HIV prevention in an inner city hospital emergency room in Chicago.