Glaucia Salgado (she/her/hers) is a research analyst working at Duke Clergy Health Initiative.
She holds a Master of Arts degree in Gerontology from Simon Fraser University, Vancouver, Canada and recently graduated from a Master of Science degree in Global Health at Duke University.
Before joining Duke Global Health Institute, she worked for 6 years with culturally diverse older adult immigrants at community-based seniors services in British Columbia, Canada. She has also worked with gender-based violence at Kwantlen Polytechnic University (Canada), the Canadian Longitudinal Study on Aging, and various other projects in Brazil where she is originally from.
During her time as a graduate student at Duke University, she worked as a research assistant for the Clergy Health Initiative and conducted a study on the perceived benefits of coaching to the mental health of clergy.