Chynna Mills

Clinical Research Coordinator

Chynna Mills is a clinical research coordinator at the Penn Medicine Nudge Unit. She supports the HIV research portfolio, which includes the implementation of a behavioral intervention for medication adherence and care retention in clinics in Philadelphia serving people with HIV.

Chynna obtained her bachelor's degree in psychological science with a minor in African American and diaspora studies from Xavier University of Louisiana in 2021. She will be pursuing her doctorate in clinical psychology at the University of Pennsylvania starting in the fall of 2022.

Her research and clinical interests are around reducing stigma towards Black women seeking professional mental help and issues surrounding sexual violence within the Black community.