Anh Nhat Tran, PhD, MPH

Assistant Professor in Family Medicine and Community Health
200 Morris Street, Suite 3100, Durham, NC 27701
(919) 681-6079

Minority health inequities
Cross-cultural health interventions
Community based participatory research (CBPR) methods
Cancer health disparities
Sexual health promotion
Lay health advisor (LHA) interventions
Patient-provider interaction
Health inequities 
Social determinants of health     
Clinical leadership training
Community engagement

Education and Training

  • University of California - Los Angeles, M.P.H. 1999
  • University of North Carolina - Chapel Hill, Ph.D. 2008


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Tran AN, Nevidjon B, Derouin A, Weaver S, Bzdak M. Reshaping Nursing Workforce Development by Strengthening the Leadership Skills of Advanced Practice Nurses.. Journal for Nurses in Professional Development. 2019 May;35(3):152–9.

Hemming P, Revels JA, Tran AN, Greenblatt LH, Steinhauser KE. Identifying core curricular components for behavioral health training in internal medicine residency: Qualitative interviews with residents, faculty, and behavioral health clinicians. International Journal of Psychiatry in Medicine. 2018 Sep 30:91217418802159-null. PubMed Central PMCID: 30269631.

Perez G, Della Valle P, Paraghamian S, Page R, Ochoa J, Palomo F, Suarez E, Thrasher A, Tran AN, Corbie-Smith G. A Community-Engaged Research Approach to Improve Mental Health Among Latina Immigrants: ALMA Photovoice. Health Promotion Practice. 2016 May;17(3):429-439. PubMed Central PMCID: 26202773.

Sheline B, Tran AN, Jackson J, Peyser B, Rogers S, Engle D. The Primary Care Leadership Track at the Duke University School of Medicine: creating change agents to improve population health. Academic medicine : journal of the Association of American Medical Colleges. 2014 Oct;89(10):1370-1374. PubMed PMID: 24826848.

Tran AN, Ornelas IJ, Kim M, Perez G, Green M, Lyn MJ, Corbie-Smith G. Results from a pilot promotora program to reduce depression and stress among immigrant Latinas. Health Promot Pract. 2014 May;15(3):365-372. PubMed PMID: 24334543.

Tran AN, Ornelas IJ, Perez G, Green MA, Lyn M, Corbie-Smith G. Evaluation of Amigas Latinas Motivando el Alma (ALMA): a pilot promotora intervention focused on stress and coping among immigrant Latinas. Journal of Immigrant and Minority Health. 2014 Apr;16(2):280-289. PubMed Central PMCID: 23117693.

Kaprielian VS, Silberberg M, McDonald MA, Koo D, Hull SK, Murphy G, Tran AN, Sheline BL, Halstater B, Martinez-Bianchi V, Weigle NJ, de Oliveira JS, Sangvai D, Copeland J, Tilson HH, Scutchfield FD, Michener JL. Teaching population health: a competency map approach to education. Academic Medicine : Journal of the Association of American Medical Colleges. 2013 May;88(5):626-637. PubMed Central PMCID: 23524919.

Green MA, Perez G, Ornelas IJ, Tran AN, Blumenthal C, Lyn M, Corbie-Smith G. Amigas Latinas Motivando el ALMA (ALMA): Development and Pilot Implementation of a Stress Reduction Promotora Intervention. Californian journal of health promotion. 2012 Aug;10:52-64. PubMed PMID: 25364312.

Ornelas IJ, Amell J, Tran AN, Royster M, Armstrong-Brown J, Eng E. Understanding African American men's perceptions of racism, male gender socialization, and social capital through photovoice. Qualitative Health Research. 2009 Apr;19(4):552-565. PubMed Central PMCID: 19201993.

Carpenter WR, Beskow LM, Blocker DE, Forlenza MJ, Kim AE, Pevzner ES, Rose JM, Tran AN, Webber KH, Knight K, O'Malley MS. Towards a more comprehensive understanding of cancer burden in North Carolina: priorities for intervention. N C Med J. 2008 Jul;69(4):275-282. PubMed PMID: 18828316.