Nicole Arias, MD
Dr. Nicole Arias is a Research and Assessment Specialist at the Institute for Justice Research & Development. In this role, she interviews study participants prior to their release from prison and follows up as they reintegrate into society. Dr. Arias holds a Medical Degree from the Universidad Iberoamericana of Santo Domingo and began her journey into clinical research at the Dominican Alzheimer's Association, working for the 10/66 Dementia Research Group. She later achieved a Master of Science specializing in mental health services and population-based research from Kings College London, where she contributed to research focused on mental illness in lower and middle income countries.