Kenneth T. Jones, PhD, MS

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Kenneth T. Jones is a program analyst with the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) Office of Health Equity. In this position, he advises on quantitative data and other measures to better understand and address health equity issues for vulnerable Veterans. He has served as the program lead on field-based health equity quality improvement projects and as co-investigator on a research protocol to examine health and healthcare disparities among transgender Veterans. Prior to the VA, he served as a public health analyst and behavioral scientist for the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. Dr. Jones received a doctor of philosophy degree from the Columbia University School of Social Work. His doctoral dissertation examined neighborhood-level characteristics and HIV risk and prevention activities in a sample of young men who have sex with men in 13 cities in the United States.

Focus: Data enthusiast advising on quantitative data and other measures to better understand and address health equity issues for Veterans.

Lives in: Saint Petersburg, Florida, United States