Amy Elliott


Master of Science, Epidemiology, University of Florida, Gainesville, FL

Hometown: Orlando, FL
Research interests: My main research interests are the comorbidities between substance use disorders and anxiety/depressive disorders. I am also interested in nosology, health disparities, and research perceptions.
Long-term career goals: I aspire to continue contributing to academia through researching and teaching at university and to increase quality of life of those with mental health disorders.
What philosophy guides your education? Malcolm Forbes once said, “The purpose of education is to replace an empty mind with an open one.”
Date Accomplishments
March 2017 Paper accepted for publication in Social Indicators Research: Chen X, Yu B, Gong J, Wang P, Elliott A. (In press). Social capital associated with quality of life mediated by employment conditions: evidence from a random sample of rural-to-urban migrants in China. Soc Indic Res. DOI: 10.1007/s11205-017-1617-1