Cara Exten Rice, Ph.D.

Cara RiceAssistant Research Professor, The Methodology Center
The Methodology Center
The Pennsylvania State University
426 Health and Human Development Building
University Park, PA 16802


Ph.D., College of Public Health, The Ohio State University, 2014 (Epidemiology)
MPH, Rollins School of Public Health, Emory University, 2005 (Epidemiology)
B.S., East Tennessee State University, 2001 (Biology, Psychology)


Research Interests & Collaborators

I am an infectious disease epidemiologist, with a focus on sexual health, specifically HIV and other sexually transmitted infections. I have extensive experience in survey data collection, data analysis, and working with high-risk populations, and I am passionate about the examination of diseases in their entirety, including biological, sociological and epidemiological factors.