Julia Friberg

  • Graduate Research Assistant


Julia Friberg is a graduate research assistant working with the Transportation and Vehicle Safety Research Policy team, conducting literature reviews, gathering and analyzing data, providing administrative support for studies, and writing manuscripts. She completed her Master of Public Health from the University of Iowa College of Public Health in May 2016. She is originally from Illinois, and has a dual Bachelor of Arts degree in anthropology and Spanish, and a minor concentration in museum studies. 

Research Interests

  • Health equity
  • Social determinants of health
  • Nutrition and food security
  • Community-based participatory research

Educational Background

  • M.P.H., University of Iowa, 2016