Bishar Jenkins Jr.

Fellow, Health Equity

Bishar Jenkins Jr., is the Health Equity Fellow on the Health Equity team. Bishar collaborates with the Health Equity team on the implementation of evidence-based interventions for the Evidence Informed Approaches to Improving Health Outcomes for People Living with HIV initiative, a project funded by HRSA SPNS. Prior to joining NASTAD, Bishar served in grantmaking and policy research capacities at AIDS United and Fenway Institute, respectively. Bishar holds an M.P.P. with a concentration in Health Policy from Brandeis University and a B.A. in Political Science from Rutgers University-New Brunswick. Bishar hails from Trenton, New Jersey.