Claudia Ponath, MA
Phone: 415-206-2236

Claudia Ponath has been with UC for over 20 years and has worked on several research projects involving vulnerable populations. She currently works with Dr. Kushel coordinating the HopeHome project, looking at life course events, geriatric conditions and use of services of homeless people age 50 and older in Oakland. Previously, she worked for 12 years as a project coordinator for the Women's Interagency HIV study, and before that at the Institute for Health Policy Studies, on various projects involving evaluation of substance abuse treatment programs.